English - Vietnamese Dictionary
swerve /swə:v/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự chệch, sự đi lệch hướng
- nội động từ
- đi chệch, đi lệch hướng
- he never swerves an inch from his duty: anh ta không bao giờ đi chệch ra ngoài nhiệm vụ của mình một tí nào
- ball swerves in the air: bóng bật chệch lên trên không
- horse swerved suddenly: thình lình ngựa đi chệch sang lối khác
- ngoại động từ
- làm chệch; làm (quả bóng) bật chệch lên trên không
swerves|swerved|swervingswɜrv /swɜːvThesaurus Dictionary
+the act of turning aside suddenly
+an erratic deflection from an intended course
+turn sharply; change direction abruptly
Advanced English Dictionary
veer, career, swing, diverge, deviate, sheer off, skew, stray, turn (aside):
The car swerved wildly off the road and into a ditch.
+ verbCollocation Dictionary
[V] (especially of a vehicle) to change direction suddenly, especially in order to avoid hitting sb/sth: She swerved sharply to avoid a cyclist. + The bus suddenly swerved into his path. + The ball swerved into the net.
The car made a sudden swerve to the left.
VERB + SWERVE
sharply, violently | suddenly | away
The car veered out of control and swerved across the road.
A lorry suddenly swerved into her path.
The vehicle swerved off the road.
swerve to avoid sb/sth
The car swerved sharply to avoid the bus.
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