Yaw in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Yaw

the twist of an aircraft or ship around a vertical axis

Examples of Yaw in a sentence

When the nose of a plane moves left or right while flying, is called yaw left or yaw right.  🔊

Yaw is when an aircraft moves left or right, while a roll is simply turning in place.  🔊

A plane pitches when it moves up or down, but left or right movement is called yaw.  🔊

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