Antonyms for sheered

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He sheered off, then turned with a rush, broadside on, with his sail up.

He got about twenty feet away, then sheered, showing his broad, silver side.

Mebbe he's seen us peeking out and thinks it's time he sheered off?

The one I had taken to be our engineer had sheered off into the fog.

The great hills looked as if the knife of a Titan had sheered off their summits.

Instinctively we all sheered off toward the west shore at first.

The Alabama sheered off and presented her starboard battery.

It was the lifeboat, which sheered alongside and took them on board one by one.

The second sheered off for a moment, but instantly returned to his friend.

There was a strong wind daown, and she was a sheered in towards the shore.