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What is another word for amiss?

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Adjective
Mistaken, faulty, or in error
“I have spent thousands proving things are amiss in this county, and I found myself at a crossroads with nowhere to go.”
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Inappropriate for a given situation or occasion
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“It would not be entirely amiss, for example, to extend the explanatory sequence of modern capitalism back to the Mesopotamian invention of the plow.”
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Having faults or errors
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Deserving censure or condemnation
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Inadequate, substandard or, not satisfactory
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Erratic or out of control
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Being a sin
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Very bad in standard, state or quality
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Adverb
In an inaccurate or mistaken manner
“An opportunity was given for redressing what was done amiss.”
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Deviating from the desired or intended path or course
“Something has gone terribly amiss in the functioning of our Republic.”
Adverb
Off course, or in a wrong or undesirable direction
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