What does steering mean?

Definitions for steering
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guidance, steering(noun)

    the act of guiding or showing the way

  2. steering, guidance, direction(noun)

    the act of setting and holding a course

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

  3. steering, steerage(noun)

    the act of steering a ship

Wiktionary

  1. steering(Noun)

    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.

How to pronounce steering?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  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. Desionne Franklin:

    The steering wheel was shaking and we could feel boulders and rocks underneath us, the brakes didn’t work. My girlfriend was screaming ‘go go go.'.

  2. Ola Benderius:

    If you know, for example, that the driver will pull the steering wheel 80 degrees to the left, you can pull a little more on the right side to compensate. You can compensate for the driver because the driver doesn’t really know how the wheels are aligned, but the system can measure them.

  3. Josh Tillman:

    Imagine about as much destructing as you can imagine in a car. He ripped door panels off. He tore the steering wheel off.

  4. Nadia Tugwell:

    It decided to come to the front toward me, so I said, ‘OK, you stay here. I’ll get out,’ it started sitting for a while on the steering wheel: (as if ) saying: ‘let’s go for a drive,’ and that’s when I started taking photos.

  5. Richard Blumenthal:

    The practice of steering involves jeopardy to the consumer because of the concern about parts, safety concerns are raised by this practice of steering because often it involves the use of parts that may be salvaged or inferior or even counterfeit and that is a real urgent and imminent safety concern for the consumer who may have no idea what the origin of the parts are, who made them, or even whether they're installed properly.

Images & Illustrations of steering

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