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Negative ConnotationPlay
'Wayward' often implies disapproval of one's actions or personality. SlideThe wayward teen faced the consequences of skipping school.
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Behavioral ContextPlay
Use 'wayward' to describe people or pets acting against rules or expectations. SlideEven the trainer struggled with the wayward dog.
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Moral ImplicationsPlay
'Wayward' can imply a moral straying when linked to behavior or actions. SlideThe community was shocked by the wayward actions of the once respected official.