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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Pitching dangerously to one side v. - Move sideways or in an unsteady way; Walk as if unable to control one's movements.

Usage examples (27)
  • You therefore conclude that careen is not a mis-pronunciation of career.
  • Given that what people mean when they say careen is defined precisely by career, it seems clear when people say careen they mean career.
  • Some even careen down the embankment into the woods.
  • This caused her moon to wobble and careen into view. for more
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