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paddle

verb
 
 
/ˈpædl/
BOAT [I, T] to move a small boat through water with a paddleSailing and boatingMovement on or through waterBoats in general
WALK [I] UK ( US wade) to walk in water that is not deepMovement on or through water
SWIM [I] US to swim using short, quick movements with your arms and legsMovement on or through waterSwimming
(Definition of paddle verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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