oversteer

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o·ver·steer

 (ō′vər-stîr′)
intr.v. o·ver·steered, o·ver·steer·ing, o·ver·steers
To turn more sharply than the operator would expect. Used of vehicles, especially automobiles.
n.
The tendency of a vehicle to oversteer.

oversteer

(ˌəʊvəˈstɪə)
vb (intr)
(Automotive Engineering) (of a vehicle) to turn more sharply, for a particular turn of the steering wheel, than is desirable or anticipated
n
(Automotive Engineering) the tendency of a vehicle to oversteer

o•ver•steer

(n. ˈoʊ vərˌstɪər; v. ˌoʊ vərˈstɪər)
n.
1. a tendency of an automobile to turn more sharply than the driver intends.
v.i.
2. to exhibit oversteer.
[1935–40]

oversteer


Past participle: oversteered
Gerund: oversteering

Imperative
oversteer
oversteer
Present
I oversteer
you oversteer
he/she/it oversteers
we oversteer
you oversteer
they oversteer
Preterite
I oversteered
you oversteered
he/she/it oversteered
we oversteered
you oversteered
they oversteered
Present Continuous
I am oversteering
you are oversteering
he/she/it is oversteering
we are oversteering
you are oversteering
they are oversteering
Present Perfect
I have oversteered
you have oversteered
he/she/it has oversteered
we have oversteered
you have oversteered
they have oversteered
Past Continuous
I was oversteering
you were oversteering
he/she/it was oversteering
we were oversteering
you were oversteering
they were oversteering
Past Perfect
I had oversteered
you had oversteered
he/she/it had oversteered
we had oversteered
you had oversteered
they had oversteered
Future
I will oversteer
you will oversteer
he/she/it will oversteer
we will oversteer
you will oversteer
they will oversteer
Future Perfect
I will have oversteered
you will have oversteered
he/she/it will have oversteered
we will have oversteered
you will have oversteered
they will have oversteered
Future Continuous
I will be oversteering
you will be oversteering
he/she/it will be oversteering
we will be oversteering
you will be oversteering
they will be oversteering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been oversteering
you have been oversteering
he/she/it has been oversteering
we have been oversteering
you have been oversteering
they have been oversteering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been oversteering
you will have been oversteering
he/she/it will have been oversteering
we will have been oversteering
you will have been oversteering
they will have been oversteering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been oversteering
you had been oversteering
he/she/it had been oversteering
we had been oversteering
you had been oversteering
they had been oversteering
Conditional
I would oversteer
you would oversteer
he/she/it would oversteer
we would oversteer
you would oversteer
they would oversteer
Past Conditional
I would have oversteered
you would have oversteered
he/she/it would have oversteered
we would have oversteered
you would have oversteered
they would have oversteered
Translations

oversteer

[ˌəʊvəˈstɪəʳ] VI [driver] → girar demasiado el volante

oversteer

[ˌəʊvəˈstɪəʳ] vi (Aut) → sovrasterzare
References in periodicals archive ?
He was found drifting his car -- a driving technique where the driver intentionally oversteers, causing loss of traction in the rear wheels or all tyres -- which caused damage to public property.
These know how to squeeze the best out of a car, whether it oversteers, understeers or doesn't steer at all