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askew
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
not straight (not in proper alignment)

or:

(when used figuratively) not right, or not as planned
  • Some unknown force had wrenched and shattered these cubes so that they lay askew, often piled diminishingly on each other.
    p. 26.3

There are no more uses of "askew" in Lord of the Flies.

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