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RUDDER

(3)
a broad, flat, movable piece of wood, metal, or similar material, attached vertically at the tail of an airplane used in steering
SLEWED

(4)
turned or twisted about, swung around
LURCHED

(6)
moved jerkily and unsteadily; staggered
LASHED

(7)
tied or fastened with a rope or cord
WINCING

(7)
drawing back or away slightly, as from something painful, dangerous, or unpleasant; flinching
AUDIBLE

(10)
loud enough to be heard
COWLING

(15)
a streamlined, metal covering for a section of an airplane
WRENCHING

(28)
sharp or violent twisting, turning, or pulling`
ABATED

(33)
became less in force, intensity, or amount
REMNANTS

(36)
a remaining piece or part; reminder
HORDES

(36)
a large group; swarm
RUEFUL

(65)
showing sorrow or regret
FLUE

(93)
a passage through which smoke, hot air, or waste gases pass, as in a chimney
DORMANT

(99)
temporarily quiet or inactive
FLAILING (110)
waiving or swinging, especially violently or quickly
GRIMACE

(154)
a twisting of the face showing pain, disgust, or displeasure
INCESSANT

(161)
continuing without interruption; continuous; unceasing
CRUDE

(162)
made or done without skill; rough
STYMIED

(168)
brought to or kept at a standstill; frustrated; blocked
EDDY

(171)
a current of air or water moving against the main current, especially with a circular or whirling motion