Awry and Perplexing


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Awry adjective – Inclined or twisted to one side.
Perplexing and awry are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Perplexing" instead an adjective "Awry".
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Perplexing adjective – Lacking clarity of meaning; causing confusion or perplexity.
Awry and perplexing are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Awry" instead an adjective "Perplexing".
Nearby Words: perplex, perplexity, perplexed, perplexedly
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Perplexing and Awry. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 15, from
Awry & Perplexing. N.p., 2016. Web. 15 Jan. 2021. <>.
Perplexing or Awry. 2016. Accessed January 15, 2021.

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