go astray
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go astray
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to get lost)
a. perderse
The parcel I sent seems to have gone astray.Parece que el paquete que envié se perdió.
2. (to deviate from the normal)
a. descarriarse
I think June's son went astray when he was at college.Creo que el hijo de June se descarrió cuando estuvo en la universidad.
b. ir por mal camino
The school has many systems in place to help vulnerable teenagers in danger of going astray.La escuela implementó muchos sistemas para ayudar a adolescentes vulnerables en peligro de ir por mal camino.
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