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Synonyms for slew

Synonyms for (noun) slew

Synonyms: batch, mint, mountain, muckle, peck, passel, tidy sum, deal, spate, sight, slew, stack, heap, hatful, good deal, great deal, wad, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, lot, mass, mess, mickle, flock Definition: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent Usage: a batch of letters; a deal of trouble; a lot of money; he made a mint on the stock market; see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos; it must have cost plenty; a slew of journalists; a wad of money

Similar words: large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

Synonyms for (verb) slew

Synonyms: skid, slew, slide, slip, slue Definition: move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner Usage: the wheels skidded against the sidewalk

Similar words: glide Definition: move smoothly and effortlessly

Synonyms: curve, cut, sheer, slew, slue, veer, trend, swerve Definition: turn sharply; change direction abruptly Usage: The car cut to the left at the intersection; The motorbike veered to the right

Similar words: turn Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs