paddleboard

[ pad-l-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈpæd lˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
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noun

a type of surfboard with one end rounded and the other tapered to a point, used chiefly in surfing and often in lifesaving.

Nearby words

  1. paddle tennis,
  2. paddle wheel,
  3. paddle worm,
  4. paddle-wheel,
  5. paddleball,
  6. paddleboat,
  7. paddlefish,
  8. paddock,
  9. paddock-basher,
  10. paddy

Origin of paddleboard

First recorded in 1780–90; paddle1 + board

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British Dictionary definitions for paddleboard

paddleboard

/ (ˈpædəlˌbɔːd) /

noun

a long narrow surfboard
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