What does the word Oared mean?

Usage examples for Oared

  1. When he did not do that, he had either to employ a sloop for himself, or a big six- oared boat. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  2. He was a grave lawyer, one of the best of his kind; nevertheless he and she, when joined for the one voyage of two human spirits, were like a funeral barge lashed to some dancing boat, golden- oared, white- sailed, decked with flowers. – The Mettle of the Pasture by James Lane Allen
  3. Here we are in one of his majesty's own boats, snug as bugs in a wet rug, and being carried faster than any ten- oared barge could move, we not raising a hand. – The Minute Boys of Boston by James Otis