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Synonyms of swerve in English:


  • a car swerved into her path
    veer, change direction, go off course, deviate, skew, diverge, sheer, curve, twist, weave, zigzag, turn aside, branch off, sidetrack;
    Sailing  tack
    rare divagate
  • noun

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  • the bowler must regulate his swerve so that the ball hits the wicket
    curve, curl, bend, deviation, twist, change of direction;
    North American , Pool & Billiards  English
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