STRAY (evolving mood)


• a domestic animal that is wandering at large or is lost

• a person or thing that strays


WANDER: such as

• to wander from company, restraint, or proper limits

• to roam about without fixed direction or purpose

• to move in a winding course MEANDER

• to move without conscious or intentional effort eyes straying absently around the room

• to become distracted from an argument or train of thought strayed from the point

• to wander accidentally from a fixed or chosen route


• having strayed or escaped from a proper or intended place a stray dog

• occurring at random or sporadically stray thoughts

• not serving any useful purpose UNWANTEDstray light