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Synonyms for yaw

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. yaw, swerve(verb)

    an erratic deflection from an intended course

    swerve, veering, swerving

  2. gape, yawn, yaw(verb)

    be wide open

    "the deep gaping canyon"

    gawk, gawp, goggle, yawn, gape

  3. yaw(verb)

    deviate erratically from a set course

    "the yawing motion of the ship"

    yawn, gape

  4. yaw(verb)

    swerve off course momentarily

    "the ship yawed when the huge waves hit it"

    yawn, gape

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    shoelace, yao, lace, shoe

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  • ελιγμός, εκτρέπομαι της οδούGreek
  • guiñadaSpanish
  • kääntyäFinnish
  • lacetFrench
  • imbardare, imbardata, straorzataItalian
  • לְסַבְּסֵבHebrew
  • myszkowaćPolish
  • [[угол]] [[рысканье, рысканье, [[поворот]] [[вокруг]] [[вертикальный, рысканиеRussian

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