Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
steer /stiə/
  • ngoại động từ
    • lái (tàu thuỷ, ô tô)
    • (thông tục) hướng (bước...) về
      • we steered our course for the railway station: chúng tôi hướng bước về phía nhà ga
  • nội động từ
    • lái ô tô, lái tàu thuỷ...
    • bị lái, lái được
      • this car steers easily: ô tô này dễ lái
    • hướng theo một con đường, hướng bước về
      • to steer for a place: đi về phía nơi nào
    • to steer clear of
      • tránh, lánh xa
  • danh từ
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (từ lóng) lời gợi ý; lời mách nước (làm việc gì)
    • danh từ
      • bò non thiến
      • bò đực non; trâu đực non
    Concise Dictionary
    steers|steered|steeringstɪr /stɪə
    +an indication of potential opportunity
    +castrated bull
    +direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    +direct (oneself) somewhere
    +be a guiding force, as with directions or advice

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 guide, pilot, conduct, direct; manage, control, channel:
    Steer the boat closer to the pier. David has steered the company to greater profits than ever before.
    2 steer clear of. avoid, dodge, keep away from, shun, circumvent, give (something or someone) a wide berth:
    You'd best steer clear of Melissa when she's angry.
    3 Usually, bum steer. (bad or poor) tip or suggestion or hint; (bad or poor) guidance or advice or information:
    He avoids me because I once gave him a bum steer on a horse.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb
    1 to control the direction in which a boat, car, etc. moves: [VN] He steered the boat into the harbour. + (figurative) He took her arm and steered her towards the door. + [V] You row and I'll steer.
    2 (of a boat, car, etc.) to move in a particular direction: [VN] The ship steered a course between the islands. + [V] The ship steered into port.
    3 [VN +adv./prep.] to take control of a situation and influence the way in which it develops: He managed to steer the conversation away from his divorce. + She steered the team to victory. + The skill is in steering a middle course between the two extremes. + Schools no longer steer girls towards arts subjects.
    Idioms see CLEAR adv.
    + noun
    a BULL (= a male cow) that has been CASTRATED (= had part of its sex organs removed), kept for its meat
    Compare: BULLOCK, OX

    Random quote: Imagination is more important than knowledge. For while knowledge defines all we currently know and understand, imagination points to all we might yet discover and create.: Albert Einstein

    Latest queries: support, through, guy, glasgow, dismissive, file, resemblance, subversive, dismissive, weft, pigeon, tuppence, obeah, offside, tasteless, c., physique, intake, inextricable, steer,

    Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

    Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

    Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

    Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news