"oar" translation into Spanish

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"oar" in Spanish

volume_up
oar {noun}

EN oar
volume_up
{noun}

1. general

oar (also: paddle)
You said that we are all in the same boat, and that everyone has to row; I do not see everyone bent over the oars just yet, but I hope that will happen.
Ha dicho usted que todos estamos en el mismo barco, y que todos tenemos que remar; ahora mismo no veo a nadie agachado sobre los remos, pero espero que pronto suceda.
The tests included a swimming test and a rowing test, although I am afraid that it was customary to tip the man holding the oars so that he rowed instead of the aspiring sailor.
Los exámenes incluían una prueba de natación y otra de remo, aunque me temo que era costumbre darle propina al hombre que llevaba los remos para que remara en lugar del aspirante a marino.

2. "person"

oar (also: oarsman, rower, oarswoman)
oar (also: oarswoman, rower, quill, tee)

Context sentences for "oar" in Spanish

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EnglishEven the European Commission, with the proposal it is making, seems to think it should put its oar in.
También la Comisión Europea piensa contribuir con su propuesta.
Englishhe pulls a good oar
EnglishI thought that it would be much better to conclude this dossier ahead of the European Council next week so that, if I may put it bluntly, no one can put their oar in.
Pensé que sería mucho mejor terminar con este expediente antes del Consejo Europeo de la semana próxima, de modo que, por decirlo suavemente, nadie pueda ponerle un palo en la rueda.

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