Definition of oarless in US English:



  • See oar

    • ‘Floating in an oarless boat, they eventually arrived at the southern coast of France.’
    • ‘It is the place where an oarless boat full of refugees from the Holy Land washed ashore not long after Jesus was crucified.’
    • ‘His life was spared because his daughter Hypsipyle set him adrift in an oarless boat.’