What does paddling mean?

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  1. paddling(Noun)

    A collective noun for ducks when they are on water.

  2. paddling(Verb)

    (all senses)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paddling

    of Paddle


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paddling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paddling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Caine:

    Be like a duck. Calm on the surface, but always paddling like the dickens underneath.

  2. Mark E. Sackett:

    The Key is to be like a Duck, Smooth and unruffled on the surface but paddling furiously underneath!

  3. Jolie Bernal:

    I started booking it, just paddling in, thankfully, I caught a wave in and so I got in pretty quickly. So I pulled him by the collar and pulled him out and punched him and started yelling at him.

  4. Fedor Baart:

    We didn't know exactly when the inmates launched their boats, or their precise starting point, and so we decided to release 50 'boats' every 30 minutes between 20:00 and 04:00 (11 p.m. and 4 a.m.) from a range of possible escape spots at Alcatraz to see where they would end up, we added a paddling effect to the 'boats,' as we assumed the prisoners would paddle as they got closer to land.

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