astray

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Related to goes astray: bent on, off chance, pertain to, stick with, cause a stir
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Synonyms for astray

off the right track

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lead someone astray

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  • lead into sin
  • lead into error
  • lead into bad ways
  • lead into wrong
  • lead off the straight and narrow

Synonyms for astray

not in the right way or on the proper course

unable to find the correct way or place to go

not in accordance with what is usual or expected

Synonyms for astray

far from the intended target

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But in some diseases, such as cystic fibrosis, the problem seems to be that a functioning protein goes astray.
Holidays from hell happen when luggage goes astray or hotels are not up to standard.
He was dreamin' when he wrote it, forgive him if he goes astray.
Yet it often happens that conscience goes astray through ignorance which it is unable to avoid, without thereby losing its dignity .