Errant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈerənt|  American pronunciation of the word errant
Brit.  |ˈɛr(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word errant

adjective

- straying from the right course or from accepted standards

errant youngsters

- uncontrolled motion that is irregular or unpredictable

an errant breeze

Examples

...what he considers to be no more than errant conduct toward women would be regarded as sexual harassment by most people...

...the errant gunslinger as a standard character in western novels...

He should correct his errant taste in dress.

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