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incorrect

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of incorrect

  1. 1 having an opinion that does not agree with truth or the facts you're incorrect about the date of the final exam—it's next Tuesday, not Wednesday Synonyms of incorrect mistaken, wrong Words Related to incorrect confused, misguided, misinformed, misled; erroneous, false, inaccurate, inexact, untrue; deceived, deluded, duped, tricked Phrases all wet, full of it Near Antonyms of incorrect informed; accurate, exact, precise, true Antonyms of incorrect correct, right

  2. 2 not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation chose the incorrect military uniform for the treaty ceremony Synonyms of incorrect amiss, graceless, improper, inapposite, inapt, incongruous, inappropriate, indecorous, inept, infelicitous, malapropos, perverse, unapt, unbecoming, unfit, unhappy, unseemly, unsuitable, untoward, wrongWords Related to incorrect inopportune, unfortunate, unseasonable, untimely; extraneous, immaterial, inapplicable, irrelative, irrelevant; misbecoming, mismatched; incompatible, inconsistent, uncongenial; bad, naughty, sinful; blamable, blameworthy, censurable; banned, barred, disallowed; forbidden, interdicted, outlawed, prohibited, proscribed; awkward, gauche, ungraceful; unacceptable, unsatisfactoryNear Antonyms of incorrect fortunate, opportune, seasonable, timely; applicable, apposite, apropos, apt, germane, material, pat, pointed, relative, relevant; compatible, congenial, harmonious; allowed, authorized, permitted; approved, endorsed (also indorsed), kosher, licensed, sanctioned; abetted, encouraged, promoted, supported; acceptable, adequate, all right, decent, fine, OK (or okay), passable, respectable, satisfactory, tolerable; commendable, creditable, exemplary; blameless, irreproachable; balanced, companionate, congruous, consonant, harmoniousAntonyms of incorrect appropriate, becoming, befitting, correct, decorous, felicitous, fit, fitting, genteel, happy, meet, proper, right, seemly, suitable

  3. 3 not being in agreement with what is true an incorrect but not intentionally deceitful statement Synonyms of incorrect erroneous, inaccurate, false, inexact, invalid, off, unsound, untrue, untruthful, wrongWords Related to incorrect counterfactual; specious, spurious; deceptive, delusive, delusory, distorted, fallacious, fictitious, illusory, misleading; amiss, askew, awry; deceitful, dishonest, fraudulent, lying, mendacious; unconfirmed, unproven, untested; fabricated, invented, made-up, trumped-upNear Antonyms of incorrect confirmed, demonstrated, established, proven, tested; faultless, flawless, impeccable, letter-perfect, perfectAntonyms of incorrect accurate, correct, errorless, exact, factual, precise, proper, right, sound, true, valid, veracious



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