Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Stray"

The meaning of "Stray" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Lead me stray mean?
A: the phrase is "lead me astray" and it means to distract from something. I was trying to finish the job, but thoughts of home were leading me astray.
Q: What does to stray so much mean?
A: In this case, stray refers to her moving away from the correct course. A homeless cat is know as a stray cat.
Q: What does stray away mean?
A: To stray away is to move away from where you're supposed to be or something you're supposed to be doing. E.g. "Tim strayed away from the group to look at the scenery." and "Joe slowly strayed away from his work due to the distractions around him."
Q: What does "strays" 1800 mean?
A: I think he means "strays" as in if any of the enemy is seperated from the group or straying away from a group. If i remember, in the movie alot of the bad guys were grouped together so this makes sense.
Q: What does They find so many strays that there's no room to keep them. mean?
A: That= and as a consequence In this situation

Example sentences using "Stray"

Q: Please show me example sentences with stray.
A: "That cat is a stray, he has been hangin around here for a while." "My hometown has many stray cats, I feel very bad for them." "There is a stray cat who comes by my house so frequently he could be considered my own cat!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with to stray.
A: "I will try not to stray from the proper path." "The ship strayed off course during the storm." "A herd of sheep has strayed into the road, blocking traffic." "I think we are starting to stray off topic. Please stick to the subject."
Q: Please show me example sentences with stray.
A: Cats often stray far from home
Q: Please show me example sentences with stray.
A: There are stray cats everywhere in the street.
Q: Please show me example sentences with stray.
A: "My friends kept me a stray" is a way stray could be used like away.

Synonyms of "Stray" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between stray and lost ?
A: stray is similar to "wander" but doesn't mean lost. lost means you dont know where you/a thing/a person is. Stray = to go without a destination in mind
Q: What is the difference between stray and alley ?
A: stray cat = a cat without an owner alley cat = a stray cat that lives in alleys (= the narrow streets and passages in a city)
Q: What is the difference between stray and homeless ?
A: I'd usually use stray with animals, not humans.
Q: What is the difference between stray and homeless ?
A: A good question. My personal take on this would be that a stray would refer to an animal, whereas homeless would be aimed more at a human.
Q: What is the difference between stray and lost ?
A: Lost means the location is unknown. Stray is used to define someone or something that is lost. It's typically used to describe animals. For instance, a stray dog is a dog that has been separated from either its pack or it's owner

Translations of "Stray"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? stray
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? stray
A: @Jeanbar: Comment est-ce qu'on l'utilise ou comment est-ce qu'on le prononcer ?

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