A Word A Day : awry
Tuesday, 1st July 2008 : Today's Word is ...
with a turn or twist to one side
Our plans went awry.
The hunter’s bullet went awry. Instead of hitting the bear, it hit another hunter.
When we couldn't find a restaurant, our dinner plans went awry.
The old man's hat was awry. It had dipped in front of his left eye.
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