Definition of 'steerage'
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If he kept the helm down hard, he might gain a little steerage from the anchor and avoid the Curate. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)It brought their bows head to wind and he had given up trying to avoid the rock and was using all his steerage to aim straight for it. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)
The steerage, as this area is called, was hardly more than six feet wide and perhaps thirty feet in length. STONE THE CROWS, IT'S A VACUUM-CLEANER (2002)
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Used Rarely. steerage is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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