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This is the Mexico that U.S. college students would be wise to steer clear of on spring break.

But she prefers to steer clear of labels, which can create chasms between people that otherwise share the same goals and beliefs.

Nowadays, however, even those who sympathize with Palestinian grievances steer clear of the more inflamed areas.

We wanted to steer clear of the popular path, and came to Singh for help.

We try to take it really sincerely and play against the text, and we try to steer clear of anything that might be mean.

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.

True, my son; but you have a perfect right to steer clear of him on mere suspicion.

If the mine panned out big as Cash seemed to think was likely, the best thing he could do was steer clear of San Jose.

No editor could possibly tinker it into the whole which we possess; none could steer clear of many absurd anachronisms.

The night was very dark, but we were able to steer clear of some of the convoy, which had been near us on our lee quarter.


On this page you'll find 53 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to steer clear, such as: despise, disdain, dismiss, disregard, flout, and rebuff.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.