- 1.1(ship)the truck was steering a straight coursethe captain steered (a course) for homeel camión avanzaba en línea rectawe must steer a moderate courseel capitán puso rumbo a casato steer one's way to steer one's way through the crowdtenemos que adoptar una línea moderadashe steered her way through the difficultiesabrirse paso entre la multitudhe steered his way into portfue sorteando las dificultadesentró a puertoExample sentences1.2 (guide) she steered the conversation around to the subject of money
they're steering investment away from traditional industriesllevó or desvió la conversación hacia el tema del dineroestán desviando or alejando la inversión de las industrias tradicionalesExample sentences
- The free swiveling nose wheel is steered by differential brakes, rudder and throttles and the aircraft is very maneuverable on the ground.
- They probably incapacitated the flight crews, then took over the controls and steered the aircraft into their targets, the experts said.
- The rudder is all what you have to steer the airplane.
- I attempted to steer the conversation towards another course.
- Dennis Bergkamp swings in a free-kick from the left, Gilberto flicks it goalwards and it fizzes narrowly wide. Patrick Vieira lunged in an attempt to steer the ball home, but to no avail.
- After thirty minutes, she attempted to steer the conversation away from himself before she went insane.
- 1.1 (Nautical)estar or ir al timón(Cars)to steer by a compass/the starsir al volantehe steered south/for the harborguiarse por la brújula/las estrellasI steered toward the left (Cars)navegó hacia el Sur/con rumbo al puertoto steer clear of something/somebodygiré el volante hacia la izquierdasteer well clear of themevitar algo/a alguienI'd steer clear of that part of townno tengas nada que ver con ellosevítalos a toda costa1.2 (handle) (vehicle)the new model steers effortlesslyyo no me metería en esa parte de la ciudadel nuevo modelo tiene muy buena direcciónel nuevo modelo es muy fácil de conducir or (especially Latin America) de manejarExample sentences
- The driver steered into trees and bushes at the side of the road to try to slow the vehicle.
- The charioteers were crack units of specially-trained frogmen who sat astride a 30 ft-long torpedo which they steered into enemy harbours.
- After detecting objects using a front-mounted camera, the obstacle's presence is noted by the Linux-based computer, and the bike steers around it.
- 2 (castrated bull)Example sentences
- Beef cattle sold included steers, heifers not kept for replacements, and market bulls and cows.
- Organizers plan to slaughter fed cattle, Holstein steers and cows at the plant and produce specialty beef for Jewish and Muslim markets.
- English has cattle, cows, bulls, bullocks, heifers, steers, oxen, and a few more [and spot who has never been good on where ox ends and oxen begin].
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