Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Askew

Askew [ uh'-SKYOO  ]
 adjective, adverb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (adv.) to one side, in a crooked position or out of line
2. (adv.) with scorn, contempt or disapproval
3. (adj.) crooked or awry
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 When we told her that her hat was askew, her reply was that we knew nothing about the latest fashion.