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synonyms for slewed

  • avert
  • bend
  • cover up
  • divert
  • hook
  • pivot
  • ricochet
  • slip
  • swerve
  • veer
  • whip
  • curve
  • deviate
  • disperse
  • diverge
  • fend
  • parry
  • sheer
  • shy
  • sidetrack
  • slew
  • twist
  • wheel
  • whirl
  • wind
  • glance off
  • hold off
  • keep off
  • volte-face
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antonyms for slewed

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  • stay
  • straighten
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How to use slewed in a sentence

The girl watched the penguins going at the double with heads slewed round as though fearful of their tails.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
The man was clumping slowly along in his rubber boots; an old cap was slewed awry on his head, its peak drawn down over one ear.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
Then the wind slewed the sledge, the runners struck an irregularity in the surface and the whole capsized.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Now she mout say ergin dat I hed orter slewed across fust und den slewed back und fotched de munny.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
A few minutes afterward, the Warrior fired her starboard battery's big guns, and then we slewed round and fired the port guns.
THE HEROIC RECORD OF THE BRITISH NAVYARCHIBALD HURD
The car slewed to a stop and only then did I notice that it wasn't a cop car, ambulance or fire-engine.
LITTLE BROTHERCORY DOCTOROW
As they slewed around the bend their coachman was flung from his seat into the grass border of the roadside.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
As he slewed round with the query I heard another sound in the adjoining room.
THE ADVENTURES OF HARRY REVELSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
Blake, as his heavy side glance slewed about to her, prided himself on the fact that he could see through her pretenses.
THE SHADOWARTHUR STRINGER
As he spoke he slewed his car around, so that it half filled the road, and two men leaped to the ground and made for Jack's car.
THE BOY SCOUT AUTOMOBILISTSROBERT MAITLAND
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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