incorrect
I adjective amiss, awry, erring, erroneous, fallacious, false, falsus, faulty, flawed, imperfect, imprecise, improbus, improper, inaccurate, inappropriate, inexact, miscalculated, misconstrued, misfigured, misjudged, misleading, mistaken, perversus, solecistic, solecistical, sophistic, sophistical, unfactual, ungrounded, unsound, untrue, unveracious, wrong II index defective, errant, erroneous, fallacious, false (inaccurate), faulty, ill-founded, improper, inaccurate, inexact, mendacious, sophistic, unauthorized, unbecoming, unseemly, unsound (fallacious), unsustainable, untenable, untrue, wrongful

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  • incorrect — incorrect, e [ ɛ̃kɔrɛkt ] adj. • 1421; de 1. in et correct 1 ♦ Qui n est pas correct. Édition incorrecte. ⇒ fautif. Spécialt Qui enfreint les règles de l usage, en matière de langage. Terme incorrect. ⇒ impropre; incorrection. ♢ Qui n est pas… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Incorrect — In cor*rect , a. [L. incorrectus: cf. F. incorrect. See {In } not, and {Correct}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not correct; not according to a copy or model, or to established rules; inaccurate; faulty. [1913 Webster] The piece, you think, is incorrect.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incorrect — incorrect, ecte (in ko rèkt , rè kt ; voy. CORRECT pour la prononciation de la finale) adj. Qui n est pas correct. Cette édition est fort incorrecte. Style incorrect. Dessin incorrect.    Il se dit aussi des personnes. Écrivain, auteur incorrect …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Incorrect — means to not be correct and may also refer to:* Politically incorrect * Incorrectly formatted data, a computer erroree also* Correctness * Anomalously numbered roads in Great Britain * Disputes in English grammar (Incorrect… …   Wikipedia

  • Incorrect — (v. lat.), fehlerhaft; daher Incorrectheit, Fehlerhaftigkeit …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Incorrect — Incorrect, Incorrectheit, lat. dtsch., das Gegentheil von correct, s. d …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • incorrect — (adj.) early 15c., uncorrected, from L. incorrectus uncorrected, from in not (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + correctus (see CORRECT (Cf. correct)). Sense of not in good style is from 1670s; that of factually wrong, erroneous, inaccurate is from 1610s… …   Etymology dictionary

  • incorrect — [adj] wrong counterfactual, erroneous, false, faulty, flawed, imprecise, improper, inaccurate, inappropriate, inexact, mistaken, not trustworthy, out*, specious, unfitting, unreliable, unseemly, unsound, unsuitable, untrue, way off*, wide of the… …   New thesaurus

  • incorrect — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not in accordance with fact or standards; wrong. DERIVATIVES incorrectly adverb incorrectness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • incorrect — [in΄kə rekt′] adj. [ME < L incorrectus] not correct; specif., a) improper b) untrue; inaccurate; wrong; faulty incorrectly adv. incorrectness n …   English World dictionary

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