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astray

adverb
 
 
/əˈstreɪ/
go astray to get lost or go in the wrong direction
kaybolmak, yoldan çıkmak, yanlış yola sapmak, yolunu kaybetmek
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
yoldan çıkarmak, kötü yola düşmesine sebep olmak, baştan çıkarmak, ayartmak, azdırmak
He was led astray by his friends.Bad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliant
Translations of “astray”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏離正軌, 迷路, 離開正道…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏离正轨, 迷路, 离开正道…
(Definition of astray from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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