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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing.

Usage examples (36)
  • Finally. gaustad sh! thole, meaning the entire city of Buffalo, not your little neighborhood.
  • Using the oar and thole port I drew myself upward.
  • 'Tis sair to thole; -- I'll try some witchcraft art,
  • The thole pins were then fitted snugly in the notches. for more
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