English adjective: incorrect
|1.||incorrect not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth|
|Samples||An incorrect calculation.|
The report in the paper is wrong.
Your information is wrong.
The clock showed the wrong time.
Found themselves on the wrong road.
Based on the wrong assumptions.
|Similar||erroneous, fallacious, false, mistaken|
|See also||false, improper, inaccurate|
|2.||incorrect not in accord with established usage or procedure|
|Samples||The wrong medicine.|
The wrong way to shuck clams.
It is incorrect for a policeman to accept gifts.
|3.||incorrect (of a word or expression) not agreeing with grammatical principles|
|4.||incorrect characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules|
|Samples||He submitted a faulty report.|
An incorrect transcription.
The wrong side of the road.