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ʌnˈɜr ɪŋ, -ˈɛr-unerring

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inerrable, inerrant, unerringadjective

    not liable to error

    "the Church was...theoretically inerrant and omnicompetent"-G.G.Coulton; "lack an inerrant literary sense"; "an unerring marksman"


  1. unerringadjective

    Not missing the target.

  2. unerringadjective

    consistently accurate.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unerringadjective

    Etymology: inerrans, Lat.

    The irresistible infirmities of our nature, make a perfect and unerring obedience impossible. John Rogers, Sermons.

    Fast in chains constrain the various God;
    Who bound obedient to superior force,
    Unerring will prescribe your destin’d course. Alexander Pope.

    His javelin threw,
    Hissing in air th’ unerring weapon flew. Dryden.

    The king a mortal shaft lets fly
    From his unerring hand. John Denham.

    Is this th’ unerring power? the ghost reply’d;
    Nor Phœbus flatter’d; nor his answers ly’d. Dryden.

    Lovers of truth, for truth’s sake; there is this one unerring mark, the not entertaining any proposition, with greater assurance than the proofs it is built upon will warrant. John Locke.


  1. unerring

    Unerring refers to never making mistakes, always accurate, precise, or correct in judgment, methods or actions. It's characterized by consistent accuracy or correctness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unerringadjective

    committing no mistake; incapable or error or failure certain; sure; unfailing; as, the unerring wisdom of God

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unerring

    un-er′ing, making no error, infallible: not missing the mark.—adv. Unerr′ingly.—n. Unerr′ingness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unerring in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unerring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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