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bum-steer

See definition of bum-steer on Dictionary.com
  • as inmisguided
  • as inbum steer

synonyms for bum-steer

  • confused
  • erroneous
  • foolish
  • misplaced
  • mistaken
  • unreasonable
  • unwarranted
  • unwise
  • bearded
  • deceived
  • misled
  • stonewalled
  • wrong
  • disinformed
  • faked-out
  • imprudent
  • indiscreet
  • inexpedient
  • injudicious
  • led up the garden path
  • uncalled for

antonyms for bum-steer

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  • correct
  • reasonable
  • right
  • sensible
  • thoughtful
  • true
  • wise
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    How to use bum-steer in a sentence

    Then, with one accord, they all rose and began to steer their way around the furniture toward the hall, Goliath following.
    THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
    Knowing by experience that he would soon be up to it, he used his pole with all his might, hoping to steer clear of it.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    Well, to steer a middle course between my duty to my force and my loyalty to K. is not so simple as it might seem.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    Looks like good stock, that calf does; 's if 't might make a nice steer, but 'twon't never be a cow to give milk.
    DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
    With his hat he signalled his brother to steer for the General Price, and on the two rams rushed, the Queen slightly ahead.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    True, my son; but you have a perfect right to steer clear of him on mere suspicion.
    THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
    Hence you may steer West 3/4 South through the night, on which course you will very gradually deepen your water.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    Having passed this rock, steer for 7, and pass within one mile of it, to avoid the shoals that extend off Cape Sidmouth.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    So badly did he steer, that the very act which was meant to carry him past the wreck, thrust him right upon it!
    THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
    I never knew him bungle over a rope or make a bad slip, and it was simply a pleasure to see him steer.
    THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO BUM-STEER

    • bearded
    • bum-steer
    • confused
    • deceived
    • disinformed
    • erroneous
    • faked-out
    • foolish
    • imprudent
    • indiscreet
    • inexpedient
    • injudicious
    • led up the garden path
    • misled
    • misplaced
    • mistaken
    • stonewalled
    • uncalled for
    • unreasonable
    • unwarranted
    • unwise
    • wrong
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.