Found 3 items, similar to steer.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: an indication of potential opportunity; “he got a tip on the
; “a good lead for a job”
2: castrated bull [syn: bullock
v 1: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
2: direct (oneself) somewhere; “Steer clear of him”
3: be a guiding force, as with directions or advice; “The
teacher steered the gifted students towards the more
English → English
, v. i.
1. To direct a vessel in its course; to direct one's course.
“No helmsman steers.”
2. To be directed and governed; to take a direction, or
course; to obey the helm; as, the boat steers easily.
Where the wind
Veers oft, as oft [a ship] so steers, and shifts her
3. To conduct one's self; to take or pursue a course of
(st[=e]r), n. [OE. steer, AS. ste['o]r; akin to D.
& G. stier a bull, OHG. stior, Icel. stj[=o]rr,
[thorn]j[=o]rr, Sw. tjur, Dan. tyr, Goth. stiur, Russ. tur',
Pol. tur, Ir. & Gael. tarbh, W. tarw, L. taurus, Gr. tay^ros,
Skr. sth[=u]ra strong, stout, AS. stor large, Icel. st[=o]rr,
OHG. st[=u]ri, stiuri. [root]168. Cf. Stirk
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
, v. t.
To castrate; -- said of male calves.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Steered
(st[=e]rd); p. pr.
& vb. n. Steering
.] [OE. steeren, steren, AS. sti['e]ran,
st[=y]ran, ste['o]ran; akin to OFries. stiora, stiura, D.
sturen, OD. stieren, G. steuern, OHG. stiuren to direct,
support, G. steuer contribution, tax, Icel. st[=y]ra to
steer, govern, Sw. styra, Dan. styre, Goth. stiurjan to
establish, AS. ste['o]r a rudder, a helm, and probably to
Icel. staurr a pale, stake, Gr. stayro`s, and perhaps
ultimately to E. stand. [root]168. Cf. Starboard
To direct the course of; to guide; to govern; -- applied
especially to a vessel in the water.
That with a staff his feeble steps did steer.
, n. [AS. ste['o]r, sti['o]r; akin to D. stuur, G.
steuer, Icel. st[=y]ri. [root]168. See Steer
, v. t.]
[Written also stere
A rudder or helm. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
, n. [AS. ste['o]ra. See Steer
A helmsman; a pilot. [Obs.] --Chaucer.