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Definition of the adjective wayward

What does wayward mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more wayward / most wayward

  1. resistant to guidance or discipline

Alternative definition of the adjective wayward


  1. given to wilful, perverse deviation from the expected norm; tending to stray
  2. obstinate, contrary and unpredictable
  3. [sport] not on target


"Wayward" is a musical album of The J Band.

  • released in (9 years ago)


"Wayward" is a book by Blake Crouch, published on .

  • character: Ethan Burke


"Wayward" a.k.a. "Heavy Metal Horror" is a thriller film directed by Richard Boylan.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Populism in America: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2014)

by Alexandra Kindell, Elizabeth S. Demers Ph.D.

The Wayward Bus and The Pearl were published in 1947. In 1948, Steinbeck wrote Russian Journal.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Health Economics, Second Edition (2010)

by Anthony J. Culyer

Wayward Use Wayward Use A term used to describe 543 W.

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Questions to sociobiology (1998)

by Edward Craig

In order to give necessary and sufficient conditions for an agent's having acted for a reason in purely causal terms we therefore need to rule out the possibility of such wayward causal chains. In this particular case, we need to rule out the ...

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I dream of wayward gulls and all landless lovers, rare moments of winter sun, peace, privacy, for everyone. (William Claire)
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Scrabble value of W4A1Y4W4A1R1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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