Meaning of “awry” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “awry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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awryadjective, adverb

us /əˈrɑɪ/

not in the intended manner, or out of position, or wrong:

There are too many people involved, and something is bound to go awry.

(Definition of “awry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)