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err

verb

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1 to make a mistake
  • we badly erred when we calculated the driving distance

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2 to commit an offense
  • when we err, we must be willing to accept the consequences

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The first known use of err was in the 14th century

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“Err.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/err. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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