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ca·noe

 (kə-no͞o′)
n.
A light, slender, usually open boat that has pointed ends and is propelled by paddles.
v. ca·noed, ca·noe·ing, ca·noes
v.tr.
To carry or send by canoe.
v.intr.
To travel in or propel a canoe.

[French canoe and Spanish canoa (French, from Spanish), of Cariban origin.]

ca·noe′ist n.

canoe

(kəˈnuː)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a light narrow open boat, propelled by one or more paddles
2. (Nautical Terms) NZ another word for waka1
3. in the same canoe NZ of the same tribe
vb, -noes, -noeing or -noed
(Nautical Terms) to go in a canoe or transport by canoe
[C16: from Spanish canoa, of Carib origin]
caˈnoeing n
caˈnoeist n

ca•noe

(kəˈnu)

n.
1. any of various slender boats tapering at both ends, traditionally built with a light frame covered with bark, skins, etc., and now usu. made from molded aluminum, plastic, etc.
v.i.
2. to paddle a canoe.
3. to go in a canoe.
v.t.
4. to transport or carry by canoe.
[1545–55; < French < Sp canoa < Arawak]
ca•noe′ist, n.

canoe


Past participle: canoed
Gerund: canoeing

Imperative
canoe
canoe
Present
I canoe
you canoe
he/she/it canoes
we canoe
you canoe
they canoe
Preterite
I canoed
you canoed
he/she/it canoed
we canoed
you canoed
they canoed
Present Continuous
I am canoeing
you are canoeing
he/she/it is canoeing
we are canoeing
you are canoeing
they are canoeing
Present Perfect
I have canoed
you have canoed
he/she/it has canoed
we have canoed
you have canoed
they have canoed
Past Continuous
I was canoeing
you were canoeing
he/she/it was canoeing
we were canoeing
you were canoeing
they were canoeing
Past Perfect
I had canoed
you had canoed
he/she/it had canoed
we had canoed
you had canoed
they had canoed
Future
I will canoe
you will canoe
he/she/it will canoe
we will canoe
you will canoe
they will canoe
Future Perfect
I will have canoed
you will have canoed
he/she/it will have canoed
we will have canoed
you will have canoed
they will have canoed
Future Continuous
I will be canoeing
you will be canoeing
he/she/it will be canoeing
we will be canoeing
you will be canoeing
they will be canoeing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been canoeing
you have been canoeing
he/she/it has been canoeing
we have been canoeing
you have been canoeing
they have been canoeing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been canoeing
you will have been canoeing
he/she/it will have been canoeing
we will have been canoeing
you will have been canoeing
they will have been canoeing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been canoeing
you had been canoeing
he/she/it had been canoeing
we had been canoeing
you had been canoeing
they had been canoeing
Conditional
I would canoe
you would canoe
he/she/it would canoe
we would canoe
you would canoe
they would canoe
Past Conditional
I would have canoed
you would have canoed
he/she/it would have canoed
we would have canoed
you would have canoed
they would have canoed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.canoe - small and light boatcanoe - small and light boat; pointed at both ends; propelled with a paddle
birch bark, birchbark, birchbark canoe - a canoe made with the bark of a birch tree
dugout canoe, pirogue, dugout - a canoe made by hollowing out and shaping a large log
kayak - a small canoe consisting of a light frame made watertight with animal skins; used by Eskimos
outrigger canoe - a seagoing canoe (as in South Pacific) with an outrigger to prevent it from upsetting
small boat - a boat that is small
Verb1.canoe - travel by canoe; "canoe along the canal"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
boat - ride in a boat on water
Translations
قَارِبقارِبُ مَجاذيفيُسافِرُ في زَوْرقِ مَجاذيف
kánoejet v kánoi
kanopadle
kanuu
کانو
kanoottimeloa
kanu
kenukenuzik
kanóróa kanó
カヌー
카누
kanojakanojininkasplaukti kanoja
airēt kanoekanoesmailītesmaiļot
kanoeplaviť sa na kanoe
kanu
kanot
เรือแคนู
kanokano ile gezmekkano yapmak
canô

canoe

[kəˈnuː]
A. Ncanoa f (Sport) → piragua f
B. VIir en canoa

canoe

[kəˈnuː] n
(for sporting competitions)canoë m
(= dug-out canoe) → pirogue f

canoe

nKanu nt; to paddle one’s own canoe (fig)auf eigenen Füßen or Beinen stehen

canoe

[kəˈnuː]
1. ncanoa
2. viandare in canoa

canoe

(kəˈnuː) noun
a light narrow boat driven by a paddle or paddles.
verb
to travel by canoe. He canoed over the rapids.
caˈnoeist noun

canoe

قَارِب kánoe kano Kanu κανό canoa, piragua kanootti canoë kanu canoa カヌー 카누 kano kano kajak canoa каноэ kanot เรือแคนู kano canô 独木舟
References in classic literature ?
All went well until the canoe had passed beyond the reef.
The two now followed the stream down to the ocean, finding that it emptied into a bay not over a mile from the point upon the beach at which the canoe had been thrown the night before.
She was alone, and they had left a canoe in which lay a paddle
He landed with his head man and crossed the little point slowly in search of a spot where he might watch the canoe he had left at the landing place.
Well, this isn't so bad," observed Ned, as he made himself comfortable in his canoe.
Shove in the canoe nigher to the land, Uncas; this sand will take a stamp as easily as the butter of the Jarmans on the Mohawk.
The women are equally expert with the men in managing the canoe, and generally take the helm.
Plenty fella kanaka we get 'm canoe, plenty fella canoe, we go catch 'm that fella ship.
Suppose 'm you take 'm me along canoe, washee-washee, me give 'm you fella boy two stick tobacco.
I shot head-first off of the bank like a frog, clothes and all on, and struck out for the canoe.
The light suddenly changed its direction, and a long and slightly built boat hove up out of the gloom, while the red glare fell on the weather-beaten features of the Leather-Stocking, whose tall person was seen erect in the frail vessel, wielding, with the grace of an experienced boatman, a long fishing-spear, which he held by its centre, first dropping one end and then the other into the water, to aid in propelling the little canoe of bark, we will not say through, but over, the water.
When a stripling, he had made one of the canoe force that attacked the sandalwood-cutter that had been even smaller than the Arangi.