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"
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"
(of a word or expression) not agreeing with grammatical principles
faulty, incorrect, wrong(adj)
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"
Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
Faulty or defective.
Inappropriate or improper.
not correct; not according to a copy or model, or to established rules; inaccurate; faulty
not in accordance with the truth; inaccurate; not exact; as, an incorrect statement or calculation
not accordant with duty or morality; not duly regulated or subordinated; unbecoming; improper; as, incorrect conduct
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-kor-ekt, adj. containing faults: not accurate: not correct in manner or character: (Shak.) not regulated.—adv. Incorrect′ly.—n. Incorrect′ness.
The numerical value of incorrect in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of incorrect in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of incorrect in a Sentence
If I don't listen, you're not going to know. Now, if I thought anything was incorrect or badly stated, I'd report Fox News.
The New York Times’s story is inaccurate and factually incorrect, i will not further comment on a story based on anonymous sources who are obviously biased against the department and are advancing their own personal agenda. But let me clear about this : Based on my personal dealings with the president, there is no basis to invoke the 25th Amendment.
It is incorrect when (the letter) says that Congress can actually modify the terms of an agreement at any time. That is flat wrong.
KBR believes that it is wrong for the plaintiffs' lawyers to try to avoid paying the costs of court and, instead, trying to shift the cost to the taxpayers, in his latest ruling, the magistrate judge got it wrong again. This is yet another in a long series of factually and legally incorrect rulings from this judge.
We think this decision is incorrect.
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Translations for incorrect
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- incorrecteCatalan, Valencian
- non correttoItalian
- tidak benar, tidak betulMalay
- неверный, неправильныйRussian
- felaktig, inkorrektSwedish
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