noun see oarsman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • oarsmanship — n. skill as an oarsman. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oarsmanship — É”rzmÉ™nʃɪp / ɔːz n. rowing of boats; art of rowing with oars …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oarsmanship — oars·man·ship …   English syllables

  • oarsmanship — /ˈɔzmənʃɪp/ (say awzmuhnship) noun the art of rowing; skill in rowing …   Australian English dictionary

  • oarsmanship — noun skill as an oarsman • Derivationally related forms: ↑oarsman • Hypernyms: ↑skill, ↑accomplishment, ↑acquirement, ↑acquisition, ↑attainment * * * ˌship noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • oarsman — oarsmanship, n. /awrz meuhn, ohrz /, n., pl. oarsmen. a person who rows a boat, esp. a racing boat; rower. [1695 1705; OAR + S1 + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Watermanship — Wa ter*man*ship , n. 1. The business or skill of a waterman. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. Art of, or skill in, rowing; oarsmanship; specif., skill in managing the blade in the water, as distinguished from managing arms, body, etc., in the stroke.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oarsman — noun Date: 1701 one who rows especially in a racing crew • oarsmanship noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rowing (sport) — All eight types of racing boats, six of which are part of the Olympic Games Rowing is a sport in which athletes race against each other on rivers, on lakes or on the ocean, depending upon the type of race and the discipline. The boats are… …   Wikipedia

  • The Boat Race — Exhausted crews at the finish of the 2002 Boat Race. Cambridge at the left. The event generally known as The Boat Race is a rowing race in England between the Oxford University Boat Club and the Cambridge University Boat Club, rowed between… …   Wikipedia

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