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sheered

verb
past tense of sheer

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1 to change one's course or direction
  • the cruise ship sheered to the northwest, putting it safely out of the path of the hurricane

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2 to depart abruptly from a straight line or course
  • the car sheered to avoid hitting the dog

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“Sheered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheered. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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