1. An animal that has strayed (especially a domestic animal) (synset 102125232)
  1. Not close together in time (synset 300596949)
    "isolated instances of rebellion"; "a few stray crumbs"
  2. (of an animal) having no home or having wandered away from home (synset 301453222)
    "a stray calf"; "a stray dog"
  1. Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment (synset 201885173)
    "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
  2. Wander from a direct course or at random (synset 201929647)
    "The child strayed from the path and her parents lost sight of her"; "don't drift from the set course"
  3. Lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking (synset 200782620)
    "She always digresses when telling a story"; "her mind wanders"; "Don't digress when you give a lecture"

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