English definition of “steer”
VEHICLE [I, T] › to control the direction of a vehicle: I tried to steer the boat away from the bank.
SITUATION [T] › to influence the way a situation develops: I managed to steer the conversation away from my exam results.
steer sb into/out of/towards, etc › to guide someone somewhere, especially by putting your hand on their back: He steered me towards the door. → See also steer clear of sb/sth