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
Rajagopal said the incorrect disclaimer was a printer's error.
The rhetoric spewed by both sides, the continuous bombardment of incorrect information and the lip service from lawmakers who know nothing of the subject isn't helpful.
An incorrect offensive pass interference penalty once again took away a chance for the 49ers to win their first game.
However, platforms like Facebook and Google have struggled to keep a lid on incorrect information and, as seen in the last 48 hours, false news can take a real personal toll.
Three-quarters of those complaints alleged incorrect information in credit reports.
Plus-size people are routinely subjected to unfair and incorrect criticisms based solely on their appearance, and that needs to stop.
But the basic point is that Mattis's judgment has proven incorrect.
Schadler’s organs were in the incorrect spots — something that hadn’t been detected on earlier tests because of their constant shifting inside his body.
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Origin and Etymology of incorrect
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of incorrect for Students
- an incorrect answer
- incorrect behavior
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