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Related to going astray: in the first place, On a par, Stand idly by
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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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Then recognised the bride from their wedding that day, She had seen their car, realised they were going astray, Had requested a U turn her driver to make, And chased them to show the right direction to take.
A statement posted on the Nato website said that a "weapons system failure" may be responsible for a missile going astray.
Take time, to reflect on all our yesterdays Of we who are aged and cannot forget It didn't take long to amuse us then Yet no one got hurt or upset We were ruled with a rod of iron Yet it was love that kept us from going astray As long as you are a united family Crime should never get in the way All we can do now is pray for them For all loved ones, hurt or destroyed Grant us Lord a world to remember Where crime in time will be null and void
A NEW register is needed to prevent more sensitive information going astray, according to a councillor.
DESPITE those tickets going astray, the Cup Final seems to have gone off without a hitch.
Marcus Law's men dominated affairs but lacked a cutting edge with a spate of clear cut openings going astray while the Quorn keeper made several fine saves.
I HAVE just watched recorded highlights of the Man United-Everton game and I was very impressed with the Blues team, albeit with several passes going astray during the last half hour.
Sadly, many of us have experienced mail going astray or arriving late.
It's about this time of year that those well-intentioned get fit resolutions start going astray, so you have to question why Ubisoft didn't get this out a couple of weeks sooner.
In the second-half Wexford enjoyed their share of possession but were unable to show any real creativity in attack with the final ball always going astray.
If you're worried about luggage going astray, pack essential items such as lingerie, toiletries and two spare outfits into a bag you can carry on to the plane.
A spokesman said: "There is no question of a breach of confidentiality, or any documents going astray.