Results for: Awry

In Name Origins

What rhymes with awry?

Sigh, my, tie, lie, shy, sky, cry, pry, bye, buy, aye, die, hi, why, rye, pie.
In Example Sentences

How do you use awry in a sentence?

"Her plan went awry." "'The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry." transliterated from the Robby Burns poem, "To a Mouse, on Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plo (MORE)
In English Spelling and Pronunciation

How do you pronounce awry?

It is pronounce "a rye" (like the grain or whisky)", meaning with a turn or twist to one side; askew. Cheers. Malcolm
In Of Mice and Men

The best laid plans Of Mice and Men often go awry?

The words are from "To a Mouse, on Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plough" written by Robert Burns in 1785. The original text is The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men (MORE)
In Word and Phrase Origins

What does the phrase 'the best laid plans Of Mice and Men often go awry' mean?

Meaning of ' the best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry '. Answer 1: The most carefully prepared plans may go wrong. Everybody makes plans (MORE)
In Famous Quotations

Who wrote the phrase the best laid plans Of Mice and Men often go awry?

mice and men was written by John Steinbeck. He was strongly influenced by his contemporary, Ernest Hemingway( the author of a poem). This poems message was tied in with darwin (MORE)
In Sentence and Word Structure

How do you write a sentence with awry?

Not all love stories go awry. My intention to surprise my boyfriend went awry when he thought Iwas mad at him. Keeping my vow to study harder went awry when my favorite movie (MORE)