Translation for 'wayward' from English to Russian
ADJ   wayward | more wayward | most wayward
SYNO contrary | obstinate | perverse | ...
своевольный {adj}wayward
своенравный {adj} [своевольный]wayward
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Usage Examples English
  • The members of R.E.M. were reluctant to pin down the style of the new album so as not to create wayward expectations.
  • The lead actress cures a wayward young man of his lavish spending.
  • He lists no composers in Hell, although several renowned composers (such as the notoriously wayward Jacob Obrecht) are conspicuously absent from his list.
  • Stochastic cooling uses the electrical signals produced by individual particles in a group of particles (called a "bunch" of particles) to drive an electro-magnet device, usually an electric kicker, that will kick the bunch of particles to reduce the wayward momentum of that one particle.
  • Bohrer's work has included a recurring role as Lianne Mars, the wayward mother of the title character in the CW television series "Veronica Mars".

  • A wayward young man's life is turned on its head when he begins to doggedly pursue the daughter of the new family in his neighborhood.
  • The problem has been referred to as "wayward" or "deviant" causal chains.
  • Roxana Halls (born 1974, UK) is a figurative painter known for her images of wayward women who refuse to conform to society’s expectations.
  • A wayward millennial escapes to a South Dakota ranch, unhinging her Uncle's placid alcoholic life.
  • Bharata Simha Reddy is story of father and son in which, Raja (Rajasekhar) is a wayward youth who hates his look-alike father Devudayya (Rajasekhar).

  • When Sage catches a wayward group of campers on his land, the situation quickly escalates into total carnage.
  • In the short, a cowpoke straightens out some wayward kids by making them put on a small-time rodeo.
  • Nick English's wayward brother has died under mysterious circumstances, and not believing that it is an accidental death, Nick sets off to investigate on his own.
  • A socialite goes slumming a poor neighbourhood where she meets a Doctor. In order to attract his attention she disguises herself as a wayward girl.
  • It is important in demonstrating the colonial government's response to institutionalised housing and care of wayward boys and destitute and infirm men.

  • 123 Telugu rated the film 2.75/5 and called it "a routine romantic drama which gets distracted by some wayward execution".
  • A possible example was the heading "Vatican warns of 'wayward' Opus Angelorum sect" given to a BBC news item the text of which stated that the warning was issued not against the Vatican-recognized movement but against some ex-members, who had either been expelled or who had left of their own accord, and who were endeavouring to form a rival "wayward movement" that would reject the norms issued by the Holy See.
  • In 2013, a wayward Justin Bieber was arrested for spray painting the interior of the hotel.
  • This dark comedy from the UK, is a tale of two selfish, wayward young Russian backpackers who come to London in an attempt to amass an easy fortune.
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