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awry
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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in improper position; or in an unintended way
  • One was a map of the Pyncheon territory at the eastward, not engraved, but the handiwork of some skilful old draughtsman, and grotesquely illuminated with pictures of Indians and wild beasts, among which was seen a lion; the natural history of the region being as little known as its geography, which was put down most fantastically awry.
    Chapter 2 — The Little Shop-Window (30% in)

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