Synonyms for afoul
- out of turn
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AFOUL
He must have got afoul of the enemy's horse, and been obliged to beat it off.
If, like me, you can't pole a punt its length without running into a mud-bank or afoul of the bushes, then send for Fin.
One would think that they were afraid the old earth itself might be buffeted off its course and fall afoul of neighboring planets.
They were so thick that many appeared to be afoul of one another; now all standing on this tack, now on that.
Yes, marm; but 'tain't there now—the cattle got afoul of the pillar of salt one day, and licked it all up!
What infernal notion is afoul of you, Orne, grabbing for my money before you report?
And even when the feller got afoul of him, the chances are the old land-pirut would steal the brick.
The consequence of this was that we no sooner came Abreast of the reef in that locality than we got Afoul of it.
Labe was sorry, too, I don't doubt, when his bedtime went by and he kept runnin' afoul of one of your mistakes after another.
Of course, every man was on his feet in a second, thinking we were all but afoul of another vessel.