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verb [intransitive/transitive] British slew pronunciation in British English /sluː/
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present tense
present participleslewing
past tenseslewed
past participleslewed

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  1. to turn and move suddenly and quickly in a particular direction, or to make something move in this way

    The wagon slewed around the curve and disappeared out of sight.

    She slewed her eyes furtively from side to side.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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