adrift

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adrift ˈdrɪft/ adjective
adrift
ˈdrɪft/
adjective
Learner's definition of ADRIFT
of a boat : floating on the water without being tied to anything or controlled by anyone
: without guidance, purpose, or support
British : behind by a specified amount in a race, competition, etc.

come adrift

chiefly British
: to become loose or unattached
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