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yaws

verb
present tense third-person singular of yaw

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to depart abruptly from a straight line or course
  • the ship yawed hard to the right when the rogue wave hit it broadside

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The first known use of yaws was in 1679

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“Yaws.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yaws. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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