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  1. amiss: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. amiss: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. amiss: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. amiss: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. amiss: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. amiss, amiss: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Amis's, Amiss, amiss: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. amiss: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. amiss: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. amiss: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. amiss: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. amiss: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. amiss: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Amiss, amiss: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. amiss: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. amiss: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. amiss: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. amiss: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. Amiss: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. amiss: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. amiss: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. amiss: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. amiss: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. amiss: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. amiss: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. amiss: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. amiss: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. amiss: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. amiss: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. amiss: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. amiss: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (amiss)

adverb:  in an improper or mistaken or unfortunate manner ("If you think him guilty you judge amiss")
adverb:  in an imperfect or faulty way ("Miss Bennet would not play at all amiss if she practiced more- Jane Austen")
adverb:  away from the correct or expected course ("Something went badly amiss in the preparations")

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Phrases that include amiss:   taking amiss, to take amiss, would not go amiss, been amiss, something would not go/come amiss, more...

Words similar to amiss:   wrong, awry, haywire, imperfectly, faultily, out of order, the matter, wrongly, more...

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