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What is another word for awry?

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Adjective
Away from the usual or expected course
“The music itself, of course, acknowledges in its very structure that things are awry in the world of its creators and performers.”
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Twisting or slanting to one side
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“The editor came from the inner office, a straw hat awry on his brow.”
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Having a deformed shape, especially one that is unsightly
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Lacking in accuracy or truth
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In a state of confusion
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Not working or adjusted properly
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Intersecting
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Using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humour
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Across
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Shaky or unsteady
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Adverb
Deviating from the desired or intended path or course
“Our plan went awry when we saw that the campground we planned to stay at was fully booked.”
Adverb
With a twist or slant to one side
“I study the windows, their screens hanging awry, curtains in tatters.”
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