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veer

veer

 
pronunciation:
vir
part of speech: verb
inflections: veered, veering, veers
definition: to change direction; turn quickly.
The car veered to the right to avoid hitting the deer.
similar words:
bend, deviate, dodge, swerve
derivation: veeringly (adv.)