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Definition of awry:

  1. Aside from the line of truth, or right reason; unreasonable or unreasonably; perverse or perversely.
  2. Turned or twisted toward one side; not in a straight or true direction, or position; out of the right course; distorted; obliquely; asquint; with oblique vision; as, to glance awry.


haywire, cockeyed, wrong, the matter, skew-whiff, oblique, malfunctioning, imperfectly, crooked, lopsided, astray, out of order, nonfunctional, amiss, thrive, wonky, afield, askew.

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