Synonyms for Piloted:

adj.

controlled (adjective)
controlled, directed, supervised, governed, disciplined, Presided, Steered, Bridled, administrated, ordered, lead, Managed, dominated, Superintended, effected, harnessed, ruled.
governed (adjective)
guided, Administered, supervised, Overseen, Commanded, led, Superintended, directed.
managed (adjective)
dominated, ruled, controlled, ordered.

v.

conduct (verb)
lead.
controlled (verb)
dominated, harnessed, controlled, disciplined, ruled, led, Administered, Overseen, supervised, ordered, Managed, Commanded, executed, governed, Steered, Presided, Oversaw, Superintended, Bridled.
navigated (verb)
Floated, Cruised, Drifted, Maneuvered.
sailed (verb)
Ferried, Sailed, Boated, Navigated.

Other synonyms:

adj.
governed, Managed.

Usage examples for Piloted

  1. There followed ten minutes' tangle and confusion, at the end of which the twins found themselves free of their grips and being piloted into the waiting- room by Mr. Twist. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  2. Ah, Lord, some great men have piloted palaces along here." – Bolanyo by Opie Percival Read
  3. Comte de L., W. 's chef de cabinet, went with me, and we were preceded by a huissier with sword and chain, who piloted us through the crowd. – My First Years As A Frenchwoman, 1876-1879 by Mary King Waddington