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awry

adjective [after verb], adverb uk   /əˈraɪ/ us  
not in the intended way: Anything that goes awry (= goes wrong) in the office is blamed on Pete. The strike has sent the plans for investment seriously awry. in the wrong position: She rushed in, her face red and sweaty and her hat awry.
Translations of “awry”
in Spanish Fracasado…
in Chinese (Traditional) 離開預期方向(的), 出錯(的), 曲(的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 离开预期方向(的), 出错(的), 曲(的)…
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