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awry Saltos de línea: awry
Pronunciación: /əˈrʌɪ/

Definición de awry en inglés:

adverbio& adjetivo

1Away from the usual or expected course; amiss: [as adverb]: many youthful romances go awry [as predicative adjective]: I got the impression that something was awry
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Obviously little would need to go amiss for the financial plan to go awry.
  • Of course, when things go awry we always single out and punish somebody, usually the coach.
  • Some people whose expectations go awry never do get back on their feet.
Sinónimos
amiss, wrong, not right
informalup
1.1Out of the normal or correct position; askew: [as predicative adjective]: he was hatless, his silver hair awry
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Hair of an unruly curling black hung awry upon her crooked shoulders and cascaded to the waist.
  • Her hair was badly done, her skirts were awry, her hands were red.
  • But King George's smile was a bit awry tonight.
Sinónimos

Origen

Late Middle English: from a-2 'on' + wry.

Palabras que riman con awry

ally, Altai, apply, assai, ay, aye, Baha'i, belie, bi, Bligh, buy, by, bye, bye-bye, chi, Chiangmai, Ciskei, comply, cry, Cy, Dai, defy, deny, Di, die, do-or-die, dry, Dubai, dye, espy, eye, fie, fly, forbye, fry, Frye, goodbye (US goodby), guy, hereby, hi, hie, high, I, imply, I-spy, July, kai, lie, lye, Mackay, misapply, my, nearby, nigh, Nye, outfly, passer-by, phi, pi, pie, ply, pry, psi, Qinghai, rai, rely, rocaille, rye, scry, serai, shanghai, shy, sigh, sky, Skye, sky-high, sly, spin-dry, spry, spy, sty, Sukhotai, supply, Tai, Thai, thereby, thigh, thy, tie, Transkei, try, tumble-dry, underlie, Versailles, Vi, vie, whereby, why, wry, Wye, xi, Xingtai, Yantai

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