amiss(p), awry(p), haywire, wrong(p)(adverb)
not functioning properly
"something is amiss"; "has gone completely haywire"; "something is wrong with the engine"
away from the correct or expected course
"something has gone awry in our plans"; "something went badly amiss in the preparations"
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"
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
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