Adjective "Awry" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Awry


    Definition:

    1. with a turn or twist to one side; askew: to glance or look awry.

    2. away from the expected or proper direction; amiss; wrong: Our plans went awry.

    Examples:

    "jobs can be awry in faces."

    "bets can be awry for leaders."

    "tempis can be awry near ends."

    "tapes can be awry over sweaters."

    "tapes can be awry over skirts."

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