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off the right line; awry; wrong.
Historical Examples

Fate may have had a similar plan for Goethe; if so, it went all agley.
And Even Now Max Beerbohm

But like some other “plans of mice and men” this went “agley.”
Lyman’s History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 1 (of 2) William Denison Lyman

adverb, adjective
(Scot) awry; askew


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