Definition of Strayed

1. Verb. (past of stray) ¹



2. Adjective. Who has lost his way. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Strayed

1. stray [v] - See also: stray

Lexicographical Neighbors of Strayed

strawier
strawiest
strawing
strawless
strawlike
strawman
strawmen
strawn
strawne
straws
strawweight
strawworm
strawworms
strawy
stray
strayed (current term)
strayer
strayers
straying
strayings
strays
streak
streak-backed antshrike
streak-backed antshrikes
streak it
streak of good luck
streaked
streaked it
streaker
streakers

Literary usage of Strayed

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1885)
"•which he had strayed. But the German bishops sided with the emperor, and gave the pope an answer which showed the growth of ft strong national spirit. ..."

2. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"... strayed, The merry glance of mountain maid; Or, if a path be dangerous known, The danger's self is lure alone.' 'Thy secret keep, I urge thee not; ..."

3. The Life and Theatrical Times of Charles Kean, F.S.A. by Fanny Kemble, Kate Field, John William Cole (1882)
"To tell you how thence my soul wandered to the eventual reclaiming of all who have strayed from righteousness, and the possible reunion, in the immeasurable ..."

4. The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Thomas Humphry Ward (1918)
"THE strayed REVELLER THE PORTICO OF CIRCE'S PALACE. EVENING A Youth. Circe The Youth Faster, faster, O Circe, Goddess, Let the wild, thronging train, ..."

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