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Verb: swerve  swurv
  1. Turn sharply; change direction abruptly
    "The motorbike swerved to the right";
    - sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew, cut
Noun: swerve  swurv
  1. The act of turning aside suddenly
    - swerving, veering
  2. An erratic deflection from an intended course
    - yaw

Derived forms: swerved, swerves, swerving

Type of: turn, turning

Encyclopedia: Swerve