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Wrong a young woman (5)


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Here is my best explanation:

'wrong' is the definition.

('amiss' can be a synonym of 'wrong')

'a young woman' is the subsidiary indication.

'young woman' becomes 'miss' ('miss' can be a synonym of 'young woman'**).


This clue was last seen in Mirror

(Other definitions for amiss that I've seen before include "Not functioning properly", "Wrong - awry", "(Gone) wrong", "Badly - wrong", "Fallacious", "Mistakenly", "Awry", "Wrong (a girl!)", "In an inappropriate way" and "Wrong; inaccurate".)


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