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Meaning of SLUE

Pronunciation:  sloo

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
  2. [v]  turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
 

SLUE is a 4 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: curve, cut, sheer, skid, slew, slide, slip, swerve, trend, veer
 
 See Also: blunder, glide, peel off, side-slip, slip up, stumble, submarine, trip up, turn, yaw

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Slue\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Slued}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Sluing}.] [Prov. E. slew to turn round, Scot. to lean or
    incline to a side; cf. Icel. sn?a to turn, bend.] [Written
    also {slew}.]
    1. (Naut.) To turn about a fixed point, usually the center or
       axis, as a spar or piece of timber; to turn; -- used also
       of any heavy body.
    
    2. In general, to turn about; to twist; -- often used
       reflexively and followed by round. [Colloq.]
    
             They laughed, and slued themselves round. --Dickens.
    
    
  2. \Slue\, v. i.
    To turn about; to turn from the course; to slip or slide and
    turn from an expected or desired course; -- often followed by
    round.
    
    
  3. \Slue\, n.
    See {Sloough}, 2. [Local]
    
    
 

 

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