How to Pronounce awry?

Correct pronunciation for the word "awry" is [ɐɹˈa͡ɪ], [ɐɹˈa‍ɪ], [ɐ_ɹ_ˈaɪ].

"Awry" in context

Awry is an adjective used to describe something that has been turned or twisted from the proper or desired position, course, or direction. It can be used to describe both physical objects, actions, and attitudes. Awry can be used to refer to a outcome that is other than expected or hoped for. In this context it can similar to words like wrong, badly, and off. Awry also has a figurative connotation in implying a mental or emotional abnormality or peculiarity; something that is a little off or cockeyed.

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