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See definition of amiss on Dictionary.com
  • adj.wrong; defective
  • adv.wrongly; defectively

synonyms for amiss

  • awry
  • improper
  • untoward
  • bad
  • confused
  • crooked
  • erring
  • erroneous
  • fallacious
  • false
  • faulty
  • flawed
  • foul
  • glitched up
  • haywire
  • imperfect
  • inaccurate
  • inappropriate
  • incorrect
  • mistaken
  • out of order
  • sick
  • unfair
  • unlawful
  • unsuitable
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antonyms for amiss

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  • proper
  • suitable
  • good
  • right
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How to use amiss in a sentence

If the IRS were to discover something amiss, under the bill’s proposed statute of limitations it would be too late to act.
CAMPAIGN TO REIN IN MEGA IRA TAX SHELTERS GAINS STEAM IN CONGRESS FOLLOWING PROPUBLICA REPORTBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN AND JUSTIN ELLIOTTJULY 7, 2021PROPUBLICA
This is where the drugs and the violence come in, though for the majority of the four episodes sent for review, Kevin remains blissfully unaware that anything is amiss.
AMC’S KEVIN CAN F**K HIMSELF SQUANDERS A THRILLINGLY SUBVERSIVE PREMISEJUDY BERMANJUNE 18, 2021TIME
Although the Yankees’ bats came alive against the struggling Minnesota Twins this week, something is amiss in New York that goes deeper than just sloppy fundamentals.
THE YANKEES ARE ‘TRUSTING THE PROCESS.’ THAT’S BEEN HARD THIS SEASON.NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JUNE 10, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
If the state population data is significantly different from projections, that could be a hint of something amiss.
WILL AMERICANS BE ABLE TO TRUST THE RESULTS OF THE 2020 CENSUS?TARA BAHRAMPOURAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Sensing something is amiss, Curdin travels to the remote mountain village nestled in the Swiss Alps.
‘MUNDAUN’ OFFERS THE RARE CHANCE TO SMOKE A PIPE WHILE TALKING TO THE SEVERED HEAD OF A GOATCHRISTOPHER BYRDMARCH 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As soon as she tapped the link, Kristin Thornburg knew something was amiss.
SOME PEOPLE ARE LYING TO GET VACCINATED, AND IT’S TESTING THEIR FRIENDSHIPSASHLEY FETTERSMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If you study the analytics of a form and find that it is frequently being abandoned before completion, something is amiss.
FOUR WAYS TO USE YOUR WEBSITE DATA TO DISCOVER MISSED SALES OPPORTUNITIESJOE DAWSONMARCH 22, 2021SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Yet several owners of nearby shops said they heard nothing and had no idea anything was amiss until police and ambulances swarmed the area.
A NATIONWIDE HORROR: WITNESSES, POLICE PAINT A PICTURE OF A MURDEROUS RAMPAGE THAT TOOK 8 LIVESTIM CRAIG, MARK BERMAN, HANNAH KNOWLES, MARC FISHERMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
To viewers watching the show in a vacuum, it’s possible that nothing would seem amiss.
THE BACHELOR’S MESSY, UNEVEN, AND LONG-OVERDUE RECKONING WITH RACISM, EXPLAINEDLI ZHOUMARCH 12, 2021VOX
The proceedings came to a halt minutes in as the prosecutor said that something was amiss.
A ZOOM HEARING FOR HER DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE WENT VIRAL. NOW PEOPLE ARE BLAMING HER, SHE SAYS.HANNAH KNOWLESMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO AMISS

  • amiss
  • astray
  • erring
  • wrong
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