swerve
1. [ verb ] (transportation) turn sharply; change direction abruptly
Synonyms: veer cut curve sheer slue slew trend
Examples:

"The car cut to the left at the intersection" "The motorbike veered to the right"

Related terms: turn peel_off yaw bend yaw
2. [ noun ] the act of turning aside suddenly
Synonyms: veering swerving
Related terms: turn
3. [ noun ] an erratic deflection from an intended course
Synonyms: yaw
Related terms: turning
Similar spelling:   serve