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Hambukile - Strayed. Out of the way. V.

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Hambukile is a Xitsonga word meaning "Strayed. Out of the way." in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below or sending a suggestion

Definition of strayed
- Stray \Stray\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Strayed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Straying}.] [OF. estraier, estraer, to stray, or as adj., stray, fr. (assumed) L. stratarius roving the streets, fr. L. strata (sc. via) a paved road. See {Street}, and {Stray}, a.]
- To wander, as from a direct course; to deviate, or go out of the way. [1913 Webster] Thames among the wanton valleys strays. --Denham. [1913 Webster]
- To wander from company, or from the proper limits; to rove at large; to roam; to go astray. [1913 Webster] Now, until the break of day, Through this house each fairy stray. --Shak. [1913 Webster] A sheep doth very often stray. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
- Figuratively, to wander from the path of duty or rectitude; to err. [1913 Webster] We have erred and strayed from thy ways. --??? of Com. Prayer. [1913 Webster] While meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray. --Cowper. [1913 Webster] Syn: To deviate; err; swerve; rove; roam; wander. [1913 Webster]
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