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What does "Awry" mean?


(adv. & a.) Aside from the line of truth, or right reason; unreasonable or unreasonably; perverse or perversely (adv. & a.) Turned or twisted toward one side; not in a straight or true direction, or position; out of the right course; distorted; obliquely; asquint; with oblique vision; as, to glance awry

Synonyms wonky, wrong, amiss, askew, lopsided, haywire, cockeyed, out of order, the matter

Example: "Something has gone awry in our plans" Example: "With his necktie twisted awry"