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Definitions of swerve

  1. turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the act of turning aside suddenly Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an erratic deflection from an intended course Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. To turn aside. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To stray; to wander; to rope. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. To go out of a straight line; to deflect. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. To wander from any line prescribed, or from a rule or duty; to depart from what is established by law, duty, custom, or the like; to deviate. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. To bend; to incline. Newage Dictionary DB
  9. To climb or move upward by winding or turning. Newage Dictionary DB
  10. To turn aside from any line, course, or rule. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. A turning aside suddenly. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. To turn, depart from any line, duty, or custom: to incline. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. To deviate; incline; turn aside. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. To turn from a course; deflect; deviate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. To turn aside; to deviate from any line prescribed or rule of duty; to incline or bend; to climb or move forward by winding. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. To wander from; to rove; to deviate; to bend; to incline. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. sw[.e]rv, v.i. to turn, depart from any line, duty, or custom: to incline: to rove, wander.--n. an act of swerving.--adj. SWERVE'LESS, that does not swerve.--n. SWERV'ER, one who swerves. [A.S. sweorfan; Dut. zwerven.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  18. Diverge from regular line of motion, go off in changed direction, dodge, (never swerves an inch from his duty; bird, ball, swerves in the air; horse, threequarters at football, swerved suddenly); cause (ball) to s. in the air. (N.) divergence from course, swerving motion; hence swerveless a. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary

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