Associations to the word «Incorrect»


INCORRECT, adjective. Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
INCORRECT, adjective. Faulty or defective.
INCORRECT, adjective. Inappropriate or improper.

Dictionary definition

INCORRECT, adjective. Not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth; "an incorrect calculation"; "the report in the paper is wrong"; "your information is wrong"; "the clock showed the wrong time"; "found themselves on the wrong road"; "based on the wrong assumptions".
INCORRECT, adjective. Not in accord with established usage or procedure; "the wrong medicine"; "the wrong way to shuck clams"; "it is incorrect for a policeman to accept gifts".
INCORRECT, adjective. (of a word or expression) not agreeing with grammatical principles.
INCORRECT, adjective. Characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules; "he submitted a faulty report"; "an incorrect transcription"; the wrong side of the road".

Wise words

All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.
Ernest Hemingway