Believe it or not, I learned how to say this word correctly only after mispronouncing it aloud and being corrected by the teacher in one of my high school English classes.
1. with a turn or twist to one side; askew: to glance or look awry.
2. away from the expected or proper direction; amiss; wrong: Our plans went awry.
Wordsmith Wednesdays made-up example sentence:
When asked what she liked about her job, she was unable to answer and began to wonder if her professional life had gone horribly awry.