Paddle Noun Synonyms
The children were paddling at the water's edge.
Paddle Verb Synonyms
oar, sweep, scull
A 'crab' occurs when you catch the water with the paddle blade on the return stroke.
row, scull, oar
Deftly she paddled the canoe over to the pier.
spank, paddywhack, thrash, beat, whip, flog
Dad threatened to paddle me if he caught me playing hookey again.