Results for wrong

Definitions of wrong:

part of speech: adjective

Not according to rule or right: not fit or suitable: incorrect: not right or true.

part of speech: adverb

In a manner not right.

part of speech: adverb

Wrongly.

part of speech: adjective

Turned aside from a straight line; not right; unfit; unsuitable; not according to truth.

part of speech: adverb

Not rightly; amiss.

part of speech: verb transitive

To do wrong to: to deprive of some right: to injure.

part of speech: adjective

Amiss; out of order; as, at the wrong time; not morally right; false; unjust; not lawful; not according to truth or fact; as, his statement was wrong; not fit or suitable; not according to intention or purpose.

part of speech: adverb

Not rightly.

part of speech: noun

That which is not right; an evil or injury.

part of speech: noun

Whatever is not right or just: any injury done to another.

part of speech: verb

To injure; to treat with injustice; to impute evil unjustly.

part of speech: verb transitive

To do evil to; to harm; as, the untrue statements wrong the man.

part of speech: noun

What is wrung or turned aside from the right or straight way to the desired end; error; injury; injustice.

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