Swerve Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Swerve

To turn aside from a course or established direction; swerve:
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(Intransitive, literally of a line or path) To separate, to tend into a different direction (from another line or path).
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To become sour:
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To stir the emotions:
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(Intransitive) To have a particular direction; to run; to stretch; to tend
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To cause to sheer
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To give a bias to; distort:
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(Obs.) A departure
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Digress is defined as to go off topic when speaking or writing.
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To become diverted, as from a subject or train of thought:
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To keep from happening; prevent:
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(Intransitive) To deviate from its original path.
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To shift is to move or change, or to cause something else to move or change.
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To step to one side; take a side step or side steps
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To proceed with feeble, unsure steps
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To cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax:
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To change direction abruptly:
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(Intransitive) To slide off course; to skid.
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To swing to the left or right on the vertical axis so that the longitudinal axis forms an angle with the line of flight; esp., to rotate or oscillate about the vertical axis
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To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
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An unpredictable change of direction.
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A motion that veers; a sudden swerve.
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(Baseball) To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
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(Rail transport) to move something (usually a railway line) sideways
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Antonyms for Swerve

(Intransitive) To become straight.
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Words Related to Swerve

To turn aside (from a course, direction, standard, doctrine, etc.); diverge; digress
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To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
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To inform (someone) of the latter's error.
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(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
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Find another word for swerve. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for swerve, like: veer, deviate, diverge, turn, straighten, move, trend, sheer, skew, depart and digress.