Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (adj) amiss, awry, haywire, wrong (not functioning properly) "something is amiss"; "has gone completely haywire"; "something is wrong with the engine"
- S: (adv) awry, amiss (away from the correct or expected course) "something has gone awry in our plans"; "something went badly amiss in the preparations"
- S: (adv) amiss (in an improper or mistaken or unfortunate manner) "if you think him guilty you judge amiss"; "he spoke amiss"; "no one took it amiss when she spoke frankly"
- S: (adv) imperfectly, amiss (in an imperfect or faulty way) "The lobe was imperfectly developed"; "Miss Bennet would not play at all amiss if she practiced more"- Jane Austen