careen


careen

verb

Definition of CAREEN

1
to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions <the sled careened as it barreled down the hill>
Synonyms careen, lurch, pitch, roll, seesaw, sway, toss, wobble (also wabble)
2
to move forward while swaying from side to side <he careened unsteadily to the couch after hitting his head>
3
to proceed or move quickly <sounding its siren, an ambulance careened through the intersection>
Near Antonyms dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)
Antonyms crawl, creep, poke

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