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noun row·ing \ˈrō-iŋ\

Simple Definition of rowing

  • : the sport of racing in long, narrow boats that are moved by using oars

  • : the activity of moving a boat by using oars

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rowing

  1. 1 :  the propelling of a boat by means of oars :  the action of one that rows

  2. 2 :  the sport of racing in shells

Examples of rowing in a sentence

  1. She was on the rowing team.



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of rowing

before 12th century

Rhymes with rowing



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