Meaning of astray
Pronunciation: (u-strā'), [key]
— adv., adj.
- out of the right way; off the correct or known road, path, or route: Despite specific instructions, they went astray and got lost.
- away from that which is right; into error, confusion, or undesirable action or thought: They were led astray by their lust for money.
- astray (Thesaurus)