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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Resistant to guidance or discipline.

Usage examples (34)
  • Despite all of their efforts to train it, the dog continued to be wayward in its insistence upon digging up the yard.
  • Pastor Collom's ties with the kids relate to his own youth, which he describes as wayward on his chapter's Web site.
  • "Someone's Gonna Rescue You" is not exactly Young's finest compositional hour a directionless tune sung partly in wayward falsetto.
  • PARIS - The United States used to call wayward members of for more
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