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English definition of “astray”

astray

adverb     /əˈstreɪ/
go astray to get lost or go in the wrong direction: One of my bags went astray at the airport.Losing and lossWinning and losing
lead sb astray to encourage someone to do bad things that they should not do: He was led astray by his friends.Bad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliant
(Definition of astray adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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