Meaning of oar

oar

Pronunciation: (ôr, ōr), [key]
—v.t.
  1. to propel with or as if with oars; row.
  2. to traverse or make (one's way) by, or as if by, rowing.
—v.i.
  1. to row.
  2. to move or advance as if by rowing.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • oar (Thesaurus)