Synonyms and Antonyms of yaw

  1. to depart abruptly from a straight line or course <the ship yawed hard to the right when the rogue wave hit it broadside> Synonyms break, cut, sheer, veer, swerve, zag, zigRelated Words skew, slew (also slue); arc, arch, bend, bow, crook, curve, hook, round, sweep, wheel; about-face, pivot; circle, coil, curl, loop, spiral; turn, twist, wind; weave, zigzag; deviate, stray, wander, waverAntonyms straighten

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