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noun 
  1. The castrated male of cattle, especially one raised for beef production.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: os
  • French: boeuf
  • German: Ochse , Mastochse (one raised for beef)
  • Italian: manzo
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: buey
    (trans-bottom)
verb 
  1. (intransitive) To guide the course of a vessel, vehicle, aircraft etc. (by means of a device such as a rudder, paddle, or steering-wheel).
    When planning the boat trip we had completely forgotten that we needed somebody to steer.
  2. (transitive) To guide the course of a vessel, vehicle, aircraft etc. (by means of a device such as a rudder, paddle, or steering-wheel).
    I find it very difficult to steer a skateboard.
  3. (transitive) To direct a group of animals.
  4. (transitive) To maneuver or manipulate a person or group into a place or course of action.
    Hume believes that principles of association steer the imagination of artists.
  5. (transitive) To direct a conversation.
Translations: 
  • German: steuern
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, to direct a group of animals)
  • Dutch: besturen
  • Spanish: manejar
    (trans-bottom)

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