paddle

paddle
I ['pædl]
nome
1) (oar) pagaia f.
2) (on waterwheel) pala f.
3) (wade)

to go for a paddle — andare a sguazzare (nell'acqua)

4) AE sport racchetta f. da ping-pong
II 1. ['pædl]
verbo transitivo
1) (row)

to paddle a canoe — pagaiare in canoa

2) (dip) immergere [feet, fingers]
3) AE (spank) sculacciare [child]
2.
verbo intransitivo
1) (row) pagaiare
2) (wade) [person] sguazzare
3) (swim about) [duck, swan] nuotare
* * *
['pædl] I verb
(to walk about in shallow water: The children went paddling in the sea.)
II 1. noun
(a short, light oar, often with a blade at each end of the shaft, used in canoes etc.)
2. verb
(to move with a paddle: He paddled the canoe along the river.)
- paddle-wheel
* * *
paddle /ˈpædl/
n.
1 pagaia
2 pala (di ruota ad acqua o di ruota a pale)
3 (mecc.) spatola; paletta
4 (zool.) pinna; natatoia; aletta
5 (anche sport) pagaiata; colpo di pagaia
6 racchetta (da ping-pong)
7 (lotta libera) paletta (dell'arbitro)
● (naut.) paddle box, tamburo di ruota a pale □ (naut.) paddle steamer, piroscafo (o vapore) a ruote (o a pale) □ (naut.) paddle wheel, ruota a pale □ (sport) double paddle, pagaia doppia □ to have a paddle in the water, diguazzare nell'acqua bassa (lungo la spiaggia, ecc.).
(to) paddle (1) /ˈpædl/
A v. i.
1 vogare con la pagaia; pagaiare
2 (di nave) procedere mediante ruote a pale
3 (zool.: di palmipedi) nuotare
4 (di bambini, ecc.) nuotare a cane
B v. t.
1 muovere (una canoa, ecc.) con pagaie; trasportare (q. o qc.) a forza di pagaiare
2 (fam. USA) battere; sculacciare
● (fig.) to paddle one's own canoe, essere indipendente; fare da sé; cavarsela da sé □ paddling pool, vasca per giochi infantili (ai giardini, ecc.); piscinetta di plastica.
(to) paddle (2) /ˈpædl/
v. i.
1 diguazzare; sguazzare (coi piedi nell'acqua)
2 giocherellare con le dita
3 (di bambino) camminare barcollando; trotterellare.
* * *
I ['pædl]
nome
1) (oar) pagaia f.
2) (on waterwheel) pala f.
3) (wade)

to go for a paddle — andare a sguazzare (nell'acqua)

4) AE sport racchetta f. da ping-pong
II 1. ['pædl]
verbo transitivo
1) (row)

to paddle a canoe — pagaiare in canoa

2) (dip) immergere [feet, fingers]
3) AE (spank) sculacciare [child]
2.
verbo intransitivo
1) (row) pagaiare
2) (wade) [person] sguazzare
3) (swim about) [duck, swan] nuotare

English-Italian dictionary. 2013.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Paddle — Pad dle, n. [See {Paddle}, v. i.] 1. An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and boats. [1913 Webster] 2. The broad part of a paddle, with which the stroke is made; hence, any short …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paddle — paddle1 [pad′ l] n. [ME padell, small spade < ?] 1. a relatively short pole with a broad blade at one end or sometimes both ends, held in the hands and used to propel and steer a canoe, kayak, etc.: cf. OAR 2. any of various implements shaped… …   English World dictionary

  • Paddle — Pad dle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Paddled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paddling}] 1. To pat or stroke amorously, or gently. [Obsolescent] [1913 Webster] To be paddling palms and pinching fingers. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To propel with, or as with, a paddle or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paddle — Paddle (устройство «колесо»)  аналоговый игровой контроллер, использовавшийся в ранних видеоигровых системах, таких как Pong. Он представляет собой пластиковый корпус с установленным внутри него переменным резистором, снабжённым декоративной …   Википедия

  • paddle — Ⅰ. paddle [1] ► NOUN 1) a short pole with a broad blade at one or both ends, used to propel a small boat through the water. 2) a paddle shaped implement for stirring or mixing. 3) a short handled bat such as that used in table tennis. 4) each of… …   English terms dictionary

  • Paddle — Pad dle, v. i. [Prob. for pattle, and a dim. of pat, v.; cf. also E. pad to tread, Prov. G. paddeln, padden, to walk with short steps, to paddle, G. patschen to splash, dash, dabble, F. patouiller to dabble, splash, fr. patte a paw. [root]21.] 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paddle — (ingl.; pronunc. [pádel]) m. Juego de pelota semejante al tenis, que se juega con paletas de madera en una pista más pequeña y con la red más baja. ≃ Pádel. Paddle tenis. Paddle. * * * paddle. (Voz ingl.). m. Juego de pelota entre cuatro paredes …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Paddle —   [dt. »Schaufel«, »Paddel«], älteres Eingabegerät, das einem Joystick ähnelte und sich für bestimmte einfache Spiele eignete. Im Unterschied zum Joystick konnte ein Paddle nur Bewegungen in einer einzigen Richtung kontrollieren; dies geschah… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • paddle — [n] item used for propelling object oar, paddlewheel, pole, propeller, pull, scull, sweep; concepts 479,499 paddle [v] propel with arms or tool boat, cruise, cut water*, drift, drive, navigate, oar, pull, row, run rapids*, scull, sky an oar*,… …   New thesaurus

  • paddle — → pádel …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • paddle — (Voz ingl.). m. Juego de pelota entre cuatro paredes, en el que aquella se golpea con una pala de mango corto …   Diccionario de la lengua española

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”