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swerve
British English: /swəːv/
American English: /swərv/

Translation of swerve in German:

intransitive verb

  • (deviate)
    einen Bogen machen
    swerve to the right/left
    nach rechts/links [aus]schwenken
    swerve from its path
    (Fahrzeug)
    ausscheren
    swerve in the air
    (Vogel, Ball)
    in der Luft abdrehen
    she never swerved from her duty
    sie hat ihre Pflicht immer treu erfüllt

noun

  • 2 (swerving motion)put a swerve on a ball
    einem Ball [einen] Effet geben

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