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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guidance, steeringnoun

    the act of guiding or showing the way

  2. steering, guidance, directionnoun

    the act of setting and holding a course

    "a new council was installed under the direction of the king"

  3. steering, steeragenoun

    the act of steering a ship

Wiktionary

  1. steeringnoun

    Equipment used to control direction, something used to steer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Steering

    of Steer

  2. Steering

    a. & n. from Steer, v

Freebase

  1. Steering

    Steering is the term applied to the collection of components, linkages, etc. which will allow a vessel or vehicle to follow the desired course. An exception is the case of rail transport by which rail tracks combined together with railroad switches provide the steering function.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. steering

    [Anglo-Saxon stéoran]. The perfection of steering consists in a vigilant attention to the motion of the ship's head, so as to check every deviation from the line of her course in the first instant of its commencement, and in applying as little of the power of the helm as possible, for the action of the rudder checks a ship's speed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of steering in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of steering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of steering in a Sentence

  1. Will Stevens:

    It would be cool to have my steering wheel from my first grand prix to keep but I'm not sure if it's still around any more, i'm not sure how much it would even go for.

  2. Rolf Bulander:

    The increased availability of electric powertrains in the market is definitely advantageous and makes it easier for new players to enter the market, for us, new market entrants are customers just like established carmakers. Two examples, we supply Tesla with driver assistance systems and provided Google with important components for its vehicles such as the electric powertrain, steering and sensors.

  3. Timothy Ingalsbee:

    We need to be stopping fires from spreading toward human assets like homes, and steering fires into backcountry wild lands that we want to burn in order to reduce fuel loads or restore fire-dependent species habitat, most of the small fires that we are able to put out are ones that we need to work with.

  4. Attorney Chantel Cherry-Lassiter:

    Let's be clear. This was an execution. Andrew Brown was in his driveway. The sheriff truck blocked him in his driveway so he could not exit his driveway, andrew had his hands on his steering wheel – he was not reaching for anything, he was not touching anything, he wasn't throwing anything around. He has his hands firmly on the steering wheel.

  5. Michihiko Iwamoto:

    I love it, when I sit in the driver's seat and hold the steering wheel, I feel transported back to my youth.

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