Examples of incorrect in a Sentence
The doctor's diagnosis was incorrect.
The story in the newspaper is incorrect.
The restaurant considers jeans and T-shirts incorrect attire for dinner.
Recent Examples of incorrect from the Web
Photo: Getty Images The matter now goes to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, where a three-judge panel will consider the Justice Department’s claims that Judge Leon was incorrect.
In the June 27 Arts and Entertainment section feature about LGBTQ artists, the lead photo credit information was incorrect.
In addition, the statement said, the master’s findings are incorrect.
The drug may also cause an incorrect positive in urine drug screening tests for methadone, opiates, and PCP, according to the drug website.
Ussery’s lawyer, Guillermo Lara, filed a motion seeking to overturn Bemporad’s order and argued that some of the government’s allegations were incorrect.
Grey also said that the vendor for the new system was selected by the union and that claims Allegiant has interfered with the process are incorrect.
Unfortunately, as the festival neared, authorities claimed reports from Humane Society International and other animal welfare outlets about the ban were incorrect.
Malone told the tour group that the sidewalk closest to the cafe was private property, which the police said is incorrect.
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amiss, graceless, improper, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, indecorous, inept, infelicitous, malapropos, perverse, unapt, unbecoming, unfit, unhappy, unseemly, unsuitable, untoward, wrong;
out of place, out of the way;
INCORRECT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of incorrect for English Language Learners
: not true or accurate
: having errors or mistakes
: not proper or appropriate in a particular situation
INCORRECT Defined for Kids
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