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synonyms for veered

  • bend
  • deflect
  • depart
  • deviate
  • diverge
  • divert
  • drift
  • pivot
  • shift
  • skid
  • swerve
  • swing
  • twist
  • whirl
  • avert
  • bear
  • change
  • curve
  • cut
  • digress
  • dip
  • divagate
  • sheer
  • skew
  • swivel
  • tack
  • turn
  • wheel
  • whip
  • angle off
  • be deflected
  • change course
  • get around
  • make a left
  • make a right
  • train off
  • volte-face
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antonyms for veered

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  • stay
  • straighten
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How to use veered in a sentence

Youth quarterbacks, once resigned to handing off out of the veer or I-formation, now start lining up in shotgun in Pop Warner.
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One of his first touches was a close-range threat that deflected off a defender and veered wide.
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Generally, these people are selected for their loyalty to their party, so it’s rare that they veer from that path.
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The fabled Coast Highway had to veer inland between Fort Bragg and Eureka, leaving a pristine Lost Coast of 80 miles, 25 of which are blissfully hikeable.
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Though the hearing was supposed to focus on Section 230, senators often veered off topic to discuss other issues including data privacy, antitrust, and political ads.
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The president has said Republicans would fall in line, but he himself has veered between calling off talks and demanding more money than even Democrats proposed.
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The oncoming car was driving in the wrong lane, forcing him to veer off the road.
MAINE HIRES LAWYERS WITH CRIMINAL RECORDS TO DEFEND ITS POOREST RESIDENTSBY SAMANTHA HOGAN, THE MAINE MONITOR, WITH DATA ANALYSIS BY AGNEL PHILIPOCTOBER 6, 2020PROPUBLICA
This type of curve can have corners — places where they veer suddenly in different directions.
NEW GEOMETRIC PERSPECTIVE CRACKS OLD PROBLEM ABOUT RECTANGLESKEVIN HARTNETTJUNE 25, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The conversation began with national politics, swung to crops, and veered finally to the subject of investments.
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Valeria, with her wonted capriciousness, veered round in defence of the institution that she had been just jeering at.
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