Pronunciation: stērd
n.1.A young male of the ox kind; especially, a common ox; a castrated taurine male from two to four years old. See the Note under Ox.
v. t.1.To castrate; - said of male calves.
1.To direct the course of; to guide; to govern; - applied especially to a vessel in the water.
[imp. & p. p. Steered (stērd); p. pr. & vb. n. Steering.]
That with a staff his feeble steps did steer.
- Spenser.
v. i.1.To direct a vessel in its course; to direct one's course.
2.To be directed and governed; to take a direction, or course; to obey the helm; as, the boat steers easily.
3.To conduct one's self; to take or pursue a course of action.
n.1.A rudder or helm.
1.A helmsman; a pilot.
Noun1.steer - an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
2.steer - castrated bull
Synonyms: bullock
Verb1.steer - direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
2.steer - direct (oneself) somewhere; "Steer clear of him"
3.steer - be a guiding force, as with directions or advice; "The teacher steered the gifted students towards the more challenging courses"
Synonyms: guide
To see a steer in your dream, indicates a need for sexual contact or masculine energy. The steer may also be symbolic of several deities and gods. This symbol may also be a pun on "steering" in the right direction. *Please See Bull.Brahman, Indian buffalo, advice, aim, alerting, aurochs, avoid, be responsible for, bear, bear for, bear up for, bear up to, beef, beef cattle, beeves, billy, billy goat, bison, boar, bossy, bovine, bovine animal, break for, bubbly-jock, buck, buffalo, bull, bullock, bum steer, calf, carabao, carry on, carry out, carry through, cattle, caution, channel, chanticleer, chart a course, circumvent, clue, cock, cockerel, cond, conduct to, conn, cow, coxswain, critter, cue, dairy cattle, dairy cow, dash for, deal with, direct, direct to, dispose, dodge, dog, dogie, drake, entire, entire horse, gander, go, go for, gobbler, handle, hart, have the conn, he-goat, head, heifer, helm, herd, hit for, hold a heading, hold the reins, hornless cow, incline, keep away from, kine, lay for, lead to, leppy, make for, make go, make up to, maneuver, manipulate, maverick, milch cow, milcher, milk cow, milker, monition, muley cow, muley head, musk-ox, neat, office, operate, ox, oxen, passing word, peacock, perform on, pilot, play, point, point out to, point the way, pointer, practice, put right, ram, rooster, route, run, run for, sail for, see, see to, set, set out for, set right, set straight, shape a course, shepherd, show, show the way, shun, stag, stallion, steer clear of, steer for, stirk, stot, stud, studhorse, take care of, take the helm, tend, tend to go, tip, tip-off, tom, tom turkey, tomcat, top cow, top horse, trend, tup, turkey gobbler, turkey-cock, turn, verge, warning, wether, whisper, wisent, work, yak, yearling, zebu
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Steeple bush
Steeple chase
Steeple chaser
Steeple engine
Steeple house
-- Steer --
steer roping
Steerage passenger
steering committee
steering gear
steering linkage
steering mechanism
steering system
steering wheel
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