any of various slender, open boats, tapering to a point at both ends, propelled by paddles or sometimes sails and traditionally formed of light framework covered with bark, skins, or canvas, or formed from a dug-out or burned-out log or logs, and now usually made of aluminum, fiberglass, etc.
any of various small, primitive light boats.
verb (used without object), canoed, canoeing.
to paddle a canoe.
to go in a canoe.
verb (used with object), canoed, canoeing.
to transport or carry by canoe.
paddle one's own canoe, Informal.
to handle one's own affairs; manage independently.