Associations to the word «Rowing»

Wiktionary

ROWING, verb. Present participle of row
ROWING, noun. The action of the verb to row.
ROWING, noun. The action of propelling a boat with oars.
ROWING, noun. The rowing of boats as a competitive sport.
ROWING, noun. The act of having a row, or argument.
ROWING BOAT, noun. (nautical) Any boat propelled only by oars; especially one used for recreation or sport
ROWING BOATS, noun. Plural of rowing boat
ROWING MACHINE, noun. An exercise machine whose action resembles that of rowing a boat.
ROWING MACHINES, noun. Plural of rowing machine

Dictionary definition

ROWING, noun. The act of rowing as a sport.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats