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Meaning of incorrect by Wiktionary Dictionary

incorrect


    Etymology

    in- +‎ correct

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˌɪnkəˈɹɛkt/, X-SAMPA: /%Ink@"r\Ekt/
    • Rhymes: -ɛkt
    • Hyphenation: in‧cor‧rect

    Adjective

    incorrect ( comparative more incorrect, superlative most incorrect )

    1. Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
    2. Faulty or defective.
    3. Inappropriate or improper.

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Explanation of incorrect by Wordnet Dictionary

incorrect


    Adjective
    1. characterized by errors

    2. an incorrect transcription
    3. not correct

    4. an incorrect calculation
    5. ( of a word or expression ) not agreeing with grammatical principles

    6. not in accord with established usage or procedure

    7. it is incorrect for a policeman to accept gifts