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Definitions of stray:
  • noun:   homeless cat
  • verb:   wander from a direct course or at random
    Example: "The child strayed from the path and her parents lost sight of her"
  • verb:   lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking
  • verb:   move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
  • adjective:   not close together in time
    Example: "A stray bullet grazed his thigh"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #45261)

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