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amiss

adjective

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1 having a fault
  • That engine noise indicates that something is clearly amiss.
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on the blink

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amiss

adverb

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2 off the desired or intended path or course
  • The reenactment of the Wright Brothers' first flight went amiss when the plane stopped short in a mud puddle.
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