What is another word for steers?

Pronunciation: [stˈi͡əz] (IPA)

The word "steers" has several synonyms that can be used in different contexts. One of the most common synonyms is "directs," which implies guiding or leading something or someone towards a specific goal. Another synonym is "manages," which suggests supervising or controlling a situation or group of people. "Navigates" is another synonym that is often used when talking about steering a ship, plane, or other vehicle. "Guides" and "pilots" are other synonyms that suggest helping someone or something move in the right direction. Other synonyms for "steers" include "conducts," "drives," "handles," "runs," or "governs," depending on the context.

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Usage examples for Steers

Laura smiled good-humouredly, and he swept her into the dance, while Nasmyth was seized upon by a girl, who drove him through it much as she did her brother's steers in the Bush.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
In the fall of '51 it was reported that some five or six fine steers were missing from their accustomed range.
"Memoirs of Orange Jacobs"
Orange Jacobs
Now it is brought aft to the oldest of our crew, the master I suppose, a grizzled old fellow, who sits on his heels on a scrap of plank out at our stern and steers.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah"
William G. Burn Murdoch

Famous quotes with Steers

  • I rope steers in team roping events. There's a header and a heeler on a roping team, and I'm the heeler.
    Wilford Brimley
  • Seeing that a Pilot steers the ship in which we sail, who will never allow us to perish even in the midst of shipwrecks, there is no reason why our minds should be overwhelmed with fear and overcome with weariness.
    John Calvin
  • My sensibility steers me toward writers who are out on their own.
    Tahar Ben Jelloun
  • Running those poor steers back and forth in the heat is ridiculous. What they ought to do is put the steers in the convention hall and run the delegates.
    Stanley Marcus
  • We are able to find everything in our memory, which is like a dispensary or chemical laboratory in which chance steers our hand sometimes to a soothing drug and sometimes to a dangerous poison.
    Marcel Proust

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