Definition of Paddlings

1. Noun. (plural of paddling) ¹



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Definition of Paddlings

1. paddling [n] - See also: paddling

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paddlings

paddlecock
paddlecocks
paddled
paddlefish
paddlefishes
paddlelike
paddler
paddlers
paddles
paddlewheel
paddlewheels
paddling
paddling pool
paddling pools
paddlings (current term)
paddock
paddocked
paddocking
paddocks
paddy
paddy bird
paddy field
paddy paw
paddy wagon
paddy wagons
paddymelon
paddymelons
paddywack
paddywacked

Literary usage of Paddlings

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1. Annual Report by Correctional Association of New York (1904)
"... to wit, December, 1882, and within a period of ten days was subjected to five different paddlings, receiving on each of two given days over 200 blows. ..."

2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1889)
"... rattling whistle, its short, uneasy flights, and its restless paddlings up and down the ooze. Watch the sea-pie from behind some boulder, ..."

3. The Popular Theatre by George Jean Nathan (1918)
"... comic dialogue liberally interspersed \ with loud paddlings of the comedian's seat, some bar- ] room scherzi and forty or fifty rosy-cheeked trollops. ..."

4. Poetry of the Seasons by Mary Isabella Lovejoy (1898)
"Luxurious paddlings in the spray, And delicate lifting up of wings. Then all at once a flight, and fast The lovely crowd flew out at sea; If mine own life ..."

5. The Literary World by Samuel R. Crocker, Edward Abbott, Nicholas Paine Gilman, Madeline Vaughan Abbott Bushnell, Bliss Carman, Herbert Copeland (1901)
"IT is difficult to say which part of this book is the more delightful, Mr. Dutt's charming narrative of his wanderings and paddlings through Norfolk and ..."

6. California Pastoral. 1769-1848 by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1888)
"... veracious old Ulysses, in his little paddlings thereabout, that he had been five times round the world, to have seen so many things which never existed. ..."

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