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Synonyms for steer
stɪərsteer

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. tip, lead, steer, confidential information, wind, hintnoun

    an indication of potential opportunity

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

    Synonyms:
    hint, touch, flatus, mite, farting, lead-in, wind, crest, atomic number 82, nothingness, pinch, crown, suggestion, jot, confidential information, bakshis, peak, leading, breaking wind, soupcon, bullock, point, pourboire, tether, lead, wind instrument, lead story, trail, clue, baksheesh, lede, winding, tinge, leash, gratuity, fart, star, malarkey, idle words, malarky, bakshish, jazz, jumper cable, jumper lead, air current, booster cable, intimation, principal, current of air, top, trace, pencil lead, breath, tip, speck, summit, backsheesh, track, spark advance, twist

  2. bullock, steerverb

    castrated bull

    Synonyms:
    confidential information, bullock, tip, lead, hint, wind

  3. steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channeliseverb

    direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

    Synonyms:
    channelize, operate, transfer, taper, repoint, place, pass, show, head, target, lead, sharpen, maneuver, take, indicate, signal, point, betoken, aim, channelise, take aim, train, channel, manoeuver, transport, address, manoeuvre, direct, level, engineer, organize, charge, organise, luff, calculate, head up, conduct, draw, bespeak, guide on, run, orient, send, orchestrate, mastermind, guide, designate, transmit

  4. steerverb

    direct (oneself) somewhere

    "Steer clear of him"

    Synonyms:
    maneuver, head, manoeuvre, channelize, direct, point, channelise, guide, manoeuver

  5. guide, steerverb

    be a guiding or motivating force or drive

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

    Synonyms:
    lead, manoeuver, maneuver, channelise, head, draw, guide, direct, guide on, channelize, run, take, pass, conduct, point, manoeuvre

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. steernoun

    Synonyms:
    young ox

  2. steerverb

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

  3. steerverb

    Synonyms:
    direct one's course

  4. steerverb

    Synonyms:
    be directed, be governed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words3.0 / 1 vote

  1. steerverb

    Synonyms:
    guide, pilot, control, govern

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "steer":

    guide, steers, lead, govern

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#17127pinch
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#22615taper
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#25975fart
#28001mite
#30449sharpen
#30914speck
#32640mastermind
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#44346jot
#48000gratuity
#49084tether
#49204nothingness
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#325999repoint

How to use steer in a sentence?

  1. Cal Fire:

    We are going to try to steer into The Tamarack Fire. The Tamarack Fire's a fresh burn and if we get it steered there, whatever portion we get, turn into it, that basically stops the spread of the fire, so that's a very valid tactic we're actively trying to do.

  2. Jesse Sharkey:

    We are not currently locked out because of your unity, your commitment to your school communities, and your fearless solidarity, we are literally working to steer CPS to a more responsible path to reopen schools safely, and we are winning.

  3. Jumaane Williams:

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

  4. Alexis Temkin:

    I would definitely recommend peeling and washing thoroughly with water, steer away from detergents or other advertised items. Rinsing with water will reduce pesticide levels.

  5. Veerapong Nakprasit:

    They trained for around three hours until they knew how to steer. They were really very good.


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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