Meaning of STRAY in English


vt to cause to stray.

2. stray ·noun the act of wandering or going astray.

3. stray ·vi having gone astray; strayed; wandering; as, a strayhorse or sheep.

4. stray ·adj to wander, as from a direct course; to deviate, or go out of the way.

5. stray ·adj figuratively, to wander from the path of duty or rectitude; to err.

6. stray ·adj to wander from company, or from the proper limits; to rove at large; to roam; to go astray.

7. stray ·noun any domestic animal that has an inclosure, or its proper place and company, and wanders at large, or is lost; an estray. used also figuratively.

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