veering

(noun, verb)

noun

1. the act of turning aside suddenly

Similar word(s): swerve, swerving

Definition categories: act, turn, turning

Sentences with veering as a noun:

- [H]er mood, though consistently excited, was labile in affect, with sudden veerings from stormy hypomania to fearfulness and agitated depression. — Oliver Sacks, Awakenings.

verb

1. present participle of veer