Deviate and Swing


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Deviate verb – To change one's course or direction.
Usage example: sailors forced to deviate from their course in order to avoid the storm

Swing is a synonym for deviate in change topic. In some cases you can use "Swing" instead the word "Deviate" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: deviation, deviant, deviating, deviance
Synonyms for Deviate


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Swing verb – To change one's course or direction.
Usage example: thinking that we were being followed, we abruptly swung to the left at the next intersection

Deviate is a synonym for swing in change topic. You can use "Deviate" instead a verb "Swing", if it concerns topics such as curve.
Nearby Words: swinging, swinger, swingle
Synonyms for Swing

Common collocations

times deviate times swing times
ways deviate ways swing ways
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Swing or Deviate. 2016. Accessed October 17, 2019.

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