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Synonyms for steer
stɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullock, steer(noun)

    castrated bull

    Synonyms:
    hardy, brave, dauntless, courageous, gay, intrepid, unfearing, fearless, braw, audacious

    Antonyms:
    cautious, timid, poltroon, colorless, fainthearted, recreant, dastard(a), colourless, dastardly, poor-spirited, craven, yellow, chicken, lily-livered, funky, fearful, yellow-bellied, pusillanimous, cowardly, caitiff, white-livered, faint, unmanly, faint-hearted, chickenhearted

  2. tip, lead, steer, confidential information, wind, hint(noun)

    an indication of potential opportunity

    "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"

    Synonyms:
    hasten

  3. steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channelise(verb)

    direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

    Synonyms:
    grim, sickish, pale, inauspicious, mad, unhinged, sick(p), sick, disturbed, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), ghastly, demented, queasy, ominous, crazy, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    unalarming, pleased, unaffected, strong, sane, well, untouched, unmoved(p)

  4. steer(verb)

    direct (oneself) somewhere

    "Steer clear of him"

    Synonyms:
    sickness benefit, sick benefit

  5. guide, steer(verb)

    be a guiding or motivating force or drive

    "The teacher steered the gifted students towards the more challenging courses"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. steer(n.)

    Synonyms:
    young ox

  2. steer(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    direct (as a vessel by the helm), guide, pilot, conduct, govern, have or take the direction of

  3. steer(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    direct one's course

  4. steer(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    be directed, be governed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. steer(v)

    Synonyms:
    guide, pilot, control, govern

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "steer":

    guide, steers, lead, govern

How to pronounce steer?

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US English
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British
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Australian
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Indian

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#7759disturbed
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#10393hardy
#12982govern
#14856grim
#16778steer
#23008courageous
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#25618intrepid
#28501unbalanced
#31860ominous
#32741disgusted
#36370gruesome
#36399macabre
#36786steers
#38212hasten
#38464demented
#47042ghastly
#51684audacious
#58157grisly
#63360unhinged
#78143pallid
#81217nauseous
#86575queasy
#95093dauntless
#113981nauseated
#137695inauspicious
#220212braw

How to use steer in a sentence?

  1. Michael Bluth:

    Acting changed for me a while ago when I started to become disenchanted with pretending to be other people, i’m not interested in tricking you into thinking I’m somebody else. My challenge with acting has now changed into a different goal: to give me another hand on the wheel, along with directing, to steer the audience through the story.

  2. Hesiod:

    Badness you can get easily, in quantity; the road is smooth, and it lies close by, But in front of excellence the immortal gods have put sweat, and long and steer is the way to it.

  3. Jumaane Williams:

    That's where we need to steer the conversation, that's where the anger is.

  4. Henry M. Wriston:

    A guidance counselor who has made a fetish of security, or who has unwittingly surrendered his thinking to economic determinism, may steer a youth away from his dream of becoming a poet, an artist, a musician or any other of thousands of things, because it offers no security, it does not pay well, there are no vacancies, it has no future.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    And if you stay true to that voice that clearly knows what's right and what's wrong, sometimes you're going to mess up, but you can steer back and keep going, i know you're going to do great things.

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Translations for steer

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  • ثور, قادArabic
  • guiar, capar, dirigir, castrar, manejar, durCatalan, Valencian
  • řídit, vůlCzech
  • styre, studDanish
  • Mastochse, Ochse, steuernGerman
  • stiriEsperanto
  • mantener, buey, llevar, manejarSpanish
  • juhtima, karjatamaEstonian
  • härkä, vinkki, johdatella, ajaa, ohjata, ohjailla, johdattaa, paimentaaFinnish
  • boeuf, dirigerFrench
  • boi, capar, castrarGalician
  • נוהג ב-, מנהל (שיחה), מנחה, נוהג, מובילHebrew
  • रास्ते पर लानाHindi
  • kormányoz, irányít, [[fiatal]] [[ökör]], terel, vezetHungarian
  • վարելArmenian
  • guidare, dirigere, condurre, manzo, dirigersi, governare, manovrareItalian
  • 運転する, 操舵する, 率いる, 導く, 操縦する, 舵を取る, 去勢雄牛, 助言Japanese
  • მართვა, გარეკვა, მირეკავს, მართავს, გამართვა, მოზვერი, რჩევაGeorgian
  • 수송아지Korean
  • iuvencus, gubernōLatin
  • rūnā, whakatere, urungi, ōkiha, tia, ueMāori
  • жолоодохMongolian
  • os, besturenDutch
  • sterowaćPolish
  • direcionar, guiar, boi, conduzir, levar a, orientarPortuguese
  • bouRomanian
  • управлять, веcти́, веcти́ (разговор, беседу), править, руль, водить, паcти́, бычок-кастратRussian
  • upravljati, kormilariti, navoditi, usmjeravati, gonitiSerbo-Croatian
  • styra, leda, stutSwedish
  • ถือพวงมาลัยThai
  • yönetmekTurkish
  • چلانےUrdu
  • chỉ đạoVietnamese
  • 转向Chinese

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