Definition of Veer

Veer v. i. means: To change direction; to turn; to shift; as, wind veers to the west or north.

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Veer v. i. means: To change direction; to turn; to shift; as, wind veers to the west or north.

Meaning of Veer

Veer (v. i.) means: To change direction; to turn; to shift; as, wind veers to the west or north.

More meanings / definitions of Veer or words, sentences containing Veer?

Veer (v. t.): To direct to a different course; to turn; to wear; as, to veer, or wear, a vessel.

Veered (imp. & p. p.): of Veer

Veering (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Veer

Whimple (v. i.): To whiffle; to veer.

Easter (v. i.): To veer to the east; -- said of the wind.

Orientate (v. t.): To place or turn toward the east; to cause to assume an easterly direction, or to veer eastward.

Whiffle (v. i.): To waver, or shake, as if moved by gusts of wind; to shift, turn, or veer about.

Veer (v. i.): To change direction; to turn; to shift; as, wind veers to the west or north.

Orientate (v. i.): To move or turn toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east.

Shiff (v. i.): To make a change or changes; to change position; to move; to veer; to substitute one thing for another; -- used in the various senses of the transitive verb.

Wear (v. t.): To cause to go about, as a vessel, by putting the helm up, instead of alee as in tacking, so that the vessel's bow is turned away from, and her stern is presented to, the wind, and, as she turns still farther, her sails fill on the other side; to veer.

North (v. i.): To turn or move toward the north; to veer from the east or west toward the north.

Fetch (v. i.): To bring one's self; to make headway; to veer; as, to fetch about; to fetch to windward.

West (v. i.): To turn or move toward the west; to veer from the north or south toward the west.

East (v. i.): To move toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east; to orientate.

Ware (v. t.): To wear, or veer. See Wear.

South (v. i.): To turn or move toward the south; to veer toward the south.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Veer

Meaning of Veer

Veer means: a change of direction.

Meaning of Veer

Veer means: 1. To pay out a line, wire, or cable under power. 2. A change of wind direction in the clockwise direction.

Meaning of Weathercock

Weathercock means: (1) A weathercock is a weathervane, especially one in the form of a rooster. (2) As a verb, it means to have a tendency to veer in the direction of the wind.

Meaning of Freshen the Nip

Freshen the Nip means: To veer or haul on a rope, slightly, so that a part subject to nip or chafe is moved away and a fresh part takes its place.

Meaning of Backing wind

Backing wind means: The wind shifts in a counterclockwise direction in the northern hemisphere and clockwise in the southern hemisphere (opposite of VEER); the wind is said to back when it changes contrary to its normal pattern.

Meaning of Veer

Veer means: To direct to a different course; to turn; to wear; as, to veer, or wear, a vessel.

Meaning of Veered

Veered means: of Veer

Meaning of Veering

Veering means: of Veer

Meaning of Whimple

Whimple means: To whiffle; to veer.

Meaning of Easter

Easter means: To veer to the east; -- said of the wind.

Meaning of Orientate

Orientate means: To place or turn toward the east; to cause to assume an easterly direction, or to veer eastward.

Meaning of Whiffle

Whiffle means: To waver, or shake, as if moved by gusts of wind; to shift, turn, or veer about.

Meaning of Veer

Veer means: To change direction; to turn; to shift; as, wind veers to the west or north.

Meaning of Orientate

Orientate means: To move or turn toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east.

Meaning of Shiff

Shiff means: To make a change or changes; to change position; to move; to veer; to substitute one thing for another; -- used in the various senses of the transitive verb.

Meaning of Wear

Wear means: To cause to go about, as a vessel, by putting the helm up, instead of alee as in tacking, so that the vessel's bow is turned away from, and her stern is presented to, the wind, and, as she turns still farther, her sails fill on the other side; to veer.

Meaning of North

North means: To turn or move toward the north; to veer from the east or west toward the north.

Meaning of fetch

fetch means: To bring one's self; to make headway; to veer; as, to fetch about; to fetch to windward.

Meaning of West

West means: To turn or move toward the west; to veer from the north or south toward the west.

Meaning of East

East means: To move toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east; to orientate.

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Meaning of Idiom / Phrase

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