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swerve

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English

Etymology

Old English sweorfan

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to swerve

Third person singular
swerv

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to swerve (third-person singular simple present swerv, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To stray; to wander; to rope.
  2. To go out of a straight line; to deflect.
  3. To wander from any line prescribed, or from a rule or duty; to depart from what is established by law, duty, custom, or the like; to deviate.
  4. To bend; to incline.
  5. To climb or move upward by winding or turning.
  6. To turn aside.

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