1. [ verb ] (transportation) direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
Synonyms: guide point maneuver head manoeuver manoeuvre channelize channelise direct manouevre
Related terms: control park navigate stand_out navigate corner dock channel starboard sheer pull_over conn crab driving maneuver head guidance bearing guide maneuverer forefront helmsman steering
2. [ verb ] direct (oneself) somewhere

"Steer clear of him"

Related terms: control travel
3. [ verb ] be a guiding force, as with directions or advice
Synonyms: guide

"The teacher steered the gifted students towards the more challenging courses"

Related terms: direct guidance tip
4. [ noun ] an indication of potential opportunity
Synonyms: tip wind confidential_information hint lead

"he got a tip on the stock market" "a good lead for a job"

Related terms: guidance hint
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 28291
6. [ noun ] (zoology) castrated bull
Synonyms: bullock
Related terms: cattle
Similar spelling:   Steere