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Synonyms for swerve

veer

Synonyms

change of direction

Synonyms for swerve

to turn aside sharply from a straight course

to turn away from a prescribed course of action or conduct

Synonyms for swerve

the act of turning aside suddenly

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an erratic deflection from an intended course

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turn sharply

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He said: "In a split second, the car just swerved and then came straight towards me.
Meanwhile, the Renault driver had also swerved and ended up careering down a ditch.
Quick-thinking driver Lee, aged 26, of Bilton, Rugby, swerved to avoid it, luckily causing the tree to slam down on the back of the van and not the front where the pair were sitting.
When the motorboat swerved to avoid a stationary boat, the sudden turn caused the man to be thrown head first into the hull of the stationary boat, sheriff's Lt.
Mr Perry was driving downhill, and he swerved to avoid another vehicle, probably coming in the other direction.
Their car swerved off the road, hit a tree, and spun into another tree.
Friday when he swerved to avoid a car in front of him.
The driver of the Isuzu swerved and lost control, smashing into the driver's side door of the westbound Corvette, which caught fire.
Mr Lunt said: "He suddenly swerved across the lane, into the middle one.
The driver of a Lincoln Navigator - Idaly Herrera, 31, of Fresno - spotted the fast-approaching truck in her rear-view mirror and swerved to try to avoid being hit, as did drivers of two other vehicles.
A MINI swerved off the road, hitting two pedestrians, then swerved back and collided with another car.
Former Mayor Richard Riordan suffered a broken collarbone this week when he fell off his bike trying to avoid pedestrians when a car swerved toward him on Pacific Coast Highway.
TWELVE people died and 37 were injured when a German bus swerved off the Brussels-to-Paris road near the French border and hit a concrete road marker, Belgian police said today.
Vargas swerved back onto the pavement, but was heading into oncoming traffic so he swerved again and ran off the highway.
on Elizabeth Lake Road bordering the lake when he swerved to avoid a coyote, officials said.