Sentence Examples


  • Steered me away from what I wanted to know.
  • '-?, ship is in motion it can be steered either by the sails alone, or by the rudder alone, or by both combined.
  • Four of the squadron escaped, and steered for Famagusta in Cyprus, then held by Genoa.
  • In 1818 the Lehigh Navigation Company was formed to improve the navigation of the Lehigh river from its confluence with the Delaware to Coalport, and two years later coal was successfully carried down the Lehigh and Delaware rivers to Philadelphia in " arks " or rectangular boxes, two or more of which were joined together and steered by a long oar.
  • Admiral de Rigny left for a cruise in the Levant, and Sir Edward Codrington, hearing that an Egyptian armament was on its way from Alexandria, and believing that it was bound for Hydra, steered for that island, which he reached on the 3rd of September, but on the 12th of September found the Egyptians at anchor with a Turkish squadron at Navarino.
 

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