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The airlines have indoctrinated us to accept a “steerage complex.”

Two thousand and seventy-four immigrants arrived in the steerage at New York.

There were other mournful cases indeed to be studied on the steerage deck, but none in which misfortune was so attractive.

There were those who said that they consented to go steerage because they thought steerage was fixed up like first cabin.

On sailed the boat, left to the steerage of Providence; on slept Newton, as if putting firm reliance on the same.

I carry with me into the steerage just a bit of self-consciousness—there are so many trying to play upon me.

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On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to steerage, such as: boating, exploration, shipping, aeronautics, captaincy, and captainship.

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