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Princeton's WordNet

  1. erring, error-proneadjective

    capable of making an error

    "all men are error-prone"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Erring

    of Err

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of erring in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of erring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of erring in a Sentence

  1. Connor Campbell:

    Markets seem to be erring on the side of taking positive views rather than negative, investors pretty much seem focussed on optimism around post-COVID recovery.

  2. Danielle Severn:

    It was like an ocean out there. I'm surprised I survived it. We didn't make it all the way around the parade, because it was just too much, the boats were mainly just teeter-tot-erring. A lot of them took on water by the nose. After that it was over, especially for the smaller boats.

  3. Michael Mullaney:

    It looks to me like the Fed is erring on the side of, 'don't get too worried about rate hikes too soon,' if it continues to say later this year, fine, but a lot of people are saying nothing will happen until the end of the year, at best, because of the oil-induced global weakness.

  4. Emily Henke:

    It was a little bit jumpy...for things that maybe the average driver would just drive over it and not really be concerned about, he (the pilot) said it was erring on the side of caution which made a lot of sense.

  5. Bill Frischling:

    Even with the benefit of the doubt -- erring always on the side of' is this possibly correct' such as judgement and judgment -- eight of the top 10 [ biggest misspellers ] are either President Donald Trump family members, current or former White House officials, or the President Donald Trump corporation itself.

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    joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner
    • A. tingle
    • B. mitre
    • C. serendipity
    • D. encumbrance

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