Meaning of ERRANT in English

adj. Function: adjective


Synonyms: ERRATIC 1, devious, stray, wandering

Related Words: drifting, itinerant, meandering, rambling, ranging, roaming, roving, shifting, straying

Contrasted Words: static, unmoving

2 deviating from an accepted pattern or standard FF1C; a parent scolding her errant child FF1E;

Synonyms: aberrant, devious, erring

Related Words: deviating, straying, wandering; misbehaving, mischievous, naughty

Idioms: off the straight and narrow


Synonyms: FALLIBLE , errable

Related Words: aberrant, erring; unreliable

Contrasted Words: perfect, trustworthy

Antonyms: inerrant

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