Deviate and Skew


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Deviate verb – To change one's course or direction.
Skew and deviate are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Skew" instead a verb "Deviate".
Nearby Words: deviation, deviant, deviating, deviance
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Skew verb – Turn or place at an angle.
Deviate and skew are semantically related. You can use "Deviate" instead a verb "Skew".
Nearby Words: skewed, skewing
Synonyms for Skew
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Skew or Deviate. 2016. Accessed October 15, 2019.

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