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Related to steer clear of: so much for, worse for wear, give a shot, be damned, no less

steer

Medtalk verb To direct a Pt to a particular facility for various reasons–eg, types of benefits provided by the Pt's health care policy, and ability to pay Vox populi noun Moo

steer

(stēr)
To direct or guide along a desired course. In education it is to provide guidance to a student; in endoscopy, to push a scope through an organ or toward a lesion.

steer

castrated male cattle beast over a year of age. See also bullock, buller steer.

steer bulling
see bulling.
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At the salad bar, steer clear of the Cheddar Chips, Pasta Salad, Potato Salad, and Cole Slaw.
White advised anyone encountering a coyote to steer clear of the animal and call the authorities.
The tick's discriminatory practice may aid the spread of heartwater disease, allowing ticks to steer clear of cattle treated with tick-killing agents in places where other animal hosts abound.
The secret to Valentine's Day gift-giving: 1) Put some thought into it 2) Steer clear of the appliances section and 3) When in doubt, go with flowers.
Girl Scouts, troop leaders and parents plan to steer clear of Ralphs, Albertson's and Vons markets, and they are searching for other, high-traffic retail outlets to sell the $4 boxes of cookies.
Adding to the risk of PPC advertising is the fact that some consumers steer clear of sponsored ads, deeming them untrustworthy.
So far, they have lived up to the hype on the basketball court and managed to steer clear of the drama emanating from the trial court in Colorado.
Not only is it evident that they really care about the relationship with Vermont Teddy Bear, but they have been able to provide us with a valuable outside perspective, helping us steer clear of potential pitfalls so our site performs better.
VALENCIA - Well-meaning students at College of the Canyons are being asked to steer clear of baby birds in the learning-to-fly stage.
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And so it goes in California's luxe principality of Malibu, where megamillionaires have the audacity to tell working stiffs to steer clear of public beaches for their own safety.
The product line strategy of Degussa is characterised by wide coverage of the active ingredients market and innovative product concepts, which steer clear of commodities," says Frost & Sullivan Programme Manager Gordon McManus.