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Synonyms for careen

pitching dangerously to one side


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walk as if unable to control one's movements

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move sideways or in an unsteady way

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A year after a court ordered a fresh probe into the death of Careen Chepchumba on February 12, 2012, there is little hope that police will find the killer.
Summary: The victim careened off the main road after being rammed from the rear.
The court further ruled that the cause of Careens death was not accidental, agreeing with the state pathologists' conclusion that the woman was strangled.
The post At least 36 dead after bus careens off cliff in Peru appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Summary: Today in History: December 28, 1997: PIA flight careens off runway in Dubai
Multicolored light careens along the roof of the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center through a fi ber optic cable, in opposing directions and at varying speeds.
The following day a tsunami careens through the complex.
The following day, flocks of terrified birds take to the skies, heralding a wall of water that careens through the complex.
But you could see the trees and then the plane careens forward and I can see the ground through the pilots' window.
She keeps a long, busy story moving along briskly as it careens through Alta California, Spain, New Orleans, and the West Indies.
As most of this material careens inward, some of it also spews outward in a pair of jets.
Unfortunately, the conservative critique careens to the opposite extreme, as if there were nothing between Gloria Steinem and June Cleaver.
Flores' improbable life careens from the Hobie team to Hare Krishna devotion to Alva-Dogtown to the Mormon priesthood and a career selling legit architectural antiquities.
Slyly funny (a blond giant, Kaurismaki seems like the classic fish out of water as he careens around the Brazilian countryside, interviewing musicians) and ferociously rhythmic, Moro No Brasil was probably the best example of and most seductive argument for the festival 's theme -- accept diversity.