careen: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ku-rēn'), [key]
- (of a vehicle) to lean, sway, or tip to one side while in motion: The car careened around the corner.
- (of a ship) to heel over or list.
- career (def. 7).
- to lean or bend away from the vertical position: The barn was careening a little.
- a careening.
- the position of a careened ship.
- careen (Thesaurus)