Definition of Steared
1. steare [v] - See also: steare
Lexicographical Neighbors of Steared
Literary usage of Steared
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Southwestern Historical Quarterly by Texas State Historical Association, Eugene Campbell Barker, Herbert Eugene Bolton, University of Texas at Austin Center for Studies in Texas History (1904)
"... out 8 miles hilly Postoak—scarce of water— campd this night without water—mustangs good Fryday July 3. started early steared N. N". ..."
2. Collections of the Maine Historical Society by Maine Historical Society (1891)
"FRIDAY JULY YE 22. this Day we steared NW A Bout Eight Miles in our Cours ... ouer sd River from Whence we steared a SW Cours A Bout one Mile and Campt. ..."
3. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register by Henry Fritz-Gilbert Waters (1856)
"steared south almost two miles. 4th. Being Sunday, came on board the sloop & tarried. HAWLEY'S MEMORIAL. MR. DRAKE,—I send you a copy of a curious Memorial, ..."
4. The Journal of John Jourdain, 1608-1617, Describing His Experiences in by John Jourdain, William Revett, Alexander Sharpeigh, William Finch, Jan Pieterszoon Coen, Basil Harrington Soulsby (1905)
"Soe wee brought tackes a board and steared away ESE and E. & by S. with a fresh gale at ... and steared as formerly. Some made us this iland to be the He of ..."
5. The Journal of John Jourdain, 1608-1617, Describing His Experiences in by John Jourdain, William Revett, Alexander Sharpeigh, William Finch, Jan Pieterszoon Coen, Basil Harrington Soulsby (1905)
"... the afternoone the wind begann to blowe att [blank} and we steared awaye E. ... beinge by judgment in the full lattitude of Saldana, we steared in ENE ..."
6. La Mort D'Arthure: The History of King Arthur and of the Knights of the by Thomas Malory (1866)
"... and him that was upon him, the which was the noblest knight* of the world, he steared 4 him rigorously, ... steared.—ie stirred. ..."
7. Ohio in the Time of the Confederation by John Mathews (1918)
"... trail (it tending to much to the SW) and steared to the NW and come on the W. boundary of the third Raing one mile and three Quarters on the 3d Township ..."