|1.||[ verb ] (transportation) swerve off course momentarily|
"the ship yawed when the huge waves hit it"
|2.||[ verb ] deviate erratically form a set course, as of a ship, for example|
|Related terms:||deviate hunt|
|3.||[ verb ] be wide open|
"the deep gaping canyon"
|4.||[ noun ] an erratic deflection from an intended course|
|Related terms:||turning swerve|