Part of speech:
To turn aside from a course or established direction; swerve:
To stir the emotions:
To turn aside (from a course, direction, standard, doctrine, etc.); diverge; digress
(Intransitive, literally of a line or path) To separate, to tend into a different direction (from another line or path).
To become sour:
(Intransitive) To become straight.
To cause to sheer
To give a bias to; distort:
To go away; leave:
To turn aside, especially to depart temporarily from the main subject in writing or speaking; stray.
To keep from happening; prevent:
To shift is to move or change, or to cause something else to move or change.
To step to one side; take a side step or side steps
To proceed with feeble, unsure steps
To cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax:
To change direction abruptly:
To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
An unpredictable change of direction.
(Baseball) To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
(Rail transport) to move something (usually a railway line) sideways
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