Definitions of steer

  1. To direct and govern a ship in its course; to sail; to be governed; to conduct one's self; to take or pursue a course or way.
  2. To guide ( a vessel) by means of a rudder; direct one's course.
  3. To guide the course of; as, to steer a ship; control; direct.
  4. To direct with the helm: to guide: to govern.
  5. To direct with the helm; guide.
  6. To guide a ship in its course; to go in a given direction guided by the helm.
  7. To direct a ship in its course: to be directed: to move.
  8. To direct a ship with the helm; follow a course.
  9. direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  10. direct ( oneself) somewhere; " Steer clear of him"
  11. A young male of the ox kind; especially, a common ox; a castrated taurine male from two to four years old. See the Note under Ox.
  12. To castrate; -- said of male calves.
  13. To direct the course of; to guide; to govern; -- applied especially to a vessel in the water.
  14. To direct a vessel in its course; to direct one's course.
  15. To be directed and governed; to take a direction, or course; to obey the helm; as, the boat steers easily.
  16. To conduct one's self; to take or pursue a course of action.
  17. A rudder or helm.
  18. A helmsman, a pilot.
  19. To direct the course of a ship by a helm; to direct; to guide.
  20. To direct; to guide; to direct and govern the course of a ship by the helm; to be directed and governed; to pursue a course.
  21. an indication of potential opportunity; " he got a tip on the stock market"; " a good lead for a job"
  22. A young castrated male of the ox kind.
  23. A young ox, esp. a castrated one from two to four years old.
  24. A young ox.
  25. A young, especially castrated, male of the ox kind.
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