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  Definition of slew
  1. (often followed by `of'') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
  2. move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
  3. turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
Similar Words: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew, skid, slip, slue, slide, swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, cut

 

See Also: stumble, slip up, trip up

 

Hyponyms: flood, inundation, deluge, torrent, submarine, skid, side-slip, peel off, yaw

 

Derivational Morphology: jam, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad, throng, mob, pack, pile, heap, slide, glide, coast, slider, skid, slip, sideslip, swerve, swerving, veering, course, trend, curve, curved shape, bend, yaw

 

 
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