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English definition of “errant”

errant

adjective [before noun]     /ˈer.ənt/ formal
behaving wrongly in some way, especially by leaving home: an errant husband errant childrenBad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliant
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