1. [ verb ] (nautical,transportation) propel with a paddle

"paddle your own canoe"

Related terms: boat feather sport
2. [ noun ] an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board
Related terms: instrument_of_punishment spank
3. [ noun ] (sport) small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls in various games
Related terms: racket bat pingpong_paddle
4. [ verb ] stir with a paddle
Related terms: stir stir
5. [ verb ] give a spanking to; subject to a spanking
Synonyms: larrup spank
Related terms: beat spank
6. [ verb ] walk unsteadily, as of small children
Synonyms: coggle totter dodder waddle toddle
Related terms: walk waddle staggerer toddler
7. [ noun ] a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel
Related terms: blade millwheel paddlewheel
8. [ verb ] swim like a dog; in shallow water
Related terms: swim water_sport
9. [ verb ] play in or as if in water, as of small children
Synonyms: splash_around dabble
Related terms: play
10. [ noun ] (nautical) a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat
Synonyms: boat_paddle
Related terms: oar
Similar spelling:   Padula