What is another word for awry?

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Adjective
With a twist to one side
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“Hair of an unruly curling black hung awry upon her crooked shoulders and cascaded to the waist.”
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Away from the usual or expected course
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“Willie finds Leo a job, but things rapidly go awry when a job goes dramatically and violently wrong.”
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In a state of confusion
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Not working or adjusted properly
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Lacking exactness and accuracy of expression or detail
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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
“A plan that had gone awry.”
Adverb
With a twist to one side
“He was concerned that his hair might go awry.”
Adverb
Sideways
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