agley

or a·gly

[uh-glee, uh-gley, uh-glahy]

Origin of agley

1775–85; a-1 + gley glee2
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agley

aglee (əˈɡliː)

adverb, adjective
  1. Scot awry; askew

Word Origin for agley

from gley squint
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