Origin of errant
Examples from the Web for errant
Some things have changed a lot since 1984 when the errant Father Buck wrote to his young love interest.
The errant flashes of light in your brain depicting this possibility are strong enough to make you wince and want to cry.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gone were the ugly memories of errant throws to the wrong bases or ill-advised cutoffs.
There was a cruel irony in him being killed from above by an errant bomb dropped by an American B-1 bomber.It Wasn’t Just Bergdahl. On Afghanistan, All of America Is AWOL.|Michael Daly|June 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It took searchers almost two weeks to find the errant missile.A Mob-Defying Former Mayor Knows Why New Jersey Is So Corrupt|Burt Ross|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But then—we were like two errant school-girls, who had been caught m an escapade!Sylvia's Marriage|Upton Sinclair
The Scottish king would none of the alliance for years; James preferred hypothetical brides and errant affairs.
And it was an even more precise instinct which made Browning make the errant benefactor a woman.Robert Browning|G. K. Chesterton
All the Stewarts had errant souls, and they loved to wander their kingdom through.
And thither, sad to relate, the footsteps of the errant Minstrel Knight led the way.Great Opera Stories|Millicent Schwab Bender