careen Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “careen” in the English Dictionary

"careen" in British English

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careenverb [I + adv/prep]

uk   us   /kəˈriːn/ mainly US
to go ​forwardquickly while ​moving from ​side to ​side: The ​driverlostcontrol of his ​car when the ​brakesfailed, and it went careening down the ​hill.
(Definition of careen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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careenverb [I]

 us   /kəˈrin/
to go ​forward, esp. ​quickly, while ​moving from ​side to ​side: The ​carskidded and careened ​wildlyacross several ​lanes of ​traffic.
(Definition of careen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “careen”
in Chinese (Simplified) 歪歪斜斜地疾行, 横冲直撞…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歪歪斜斜地疾行, 橫衝直撞…
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