astray

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astray

adjective aberrant, adrift, afield, amiss, awry, circuitous, deviating, errant, erratic, indirect, lost, misled, off-center, out of one's bearings, out of one's reckoning, random, round-about, straying, unguided
See also: culpable, errant, lost, peccant
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He is sometimes fast and loose - if the first dart goes astray the others tend to follow - and that's when his quick delivery becomes a handicap.
Two thirds of it is superb, but, as ever with the translation of Asian horrors for the Western market, something goes astray.
A Harlem boy on the way up as a successful basketball player and rapper goes astray in this hard-core urban tale.