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Synonyms of yaw

Noun


1. yaw, swerve, turning, turn

usage: an erratic deflection from an intended course

Verb


1. gape, yawn, yaw, be

usage: be wide open; "the deep gaping canyon"

2. yaw, deviate, divert

usage: deviate erratically from a set course; "the yawing motion of the ship"

3. yaw, swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew, cut

usage: swerve off course momentarily; "the ship yawed when the huge waves hit it"

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