Synonyms of 'stray'
to wander away from the correct path or from a given areaA railway line crosses the park so children must not be allowed to stray.
to wander away from the correct path or from a given areaShe could not keep her eyes from straying towards him.
to move away from the point or lose concentrationAnyway, as usual, we seem to have strayed from the point.
random or separated from the main group of things of their kindHe was struck in the face by a stray boot.
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in the sense of accidental
occurring by chance or unintentionallyaccidental discoveries of literary treasures
in the sense of chance
He describes their chance meeting as intense.
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