verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby correct
Origin of correct
OTHER WORDS FROM correct
synonym study for correct
Examples from the Web for correctly
If you answered seven or more of these correctly, you are eligible for a lifetime supply of Metamucil.
Still, ISS correctly points out that Democrats get more votes down South than electoral outcomes suggest.
However, Martin redeemed himself when correctly guessing a fake expletive-laden clue read by Meyers.Amy Poehler and George R.R. Martin Play Game of ‘Game of Thrones’|Alex Chancey|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We asked one of the authors, Lisa Brosseau, if Will had correctly relayed her work.
The only other option is to use laser-guided bombs, but even then the target has to be correctly indentified beforehand.Air Force Pilots Say They're Flying Blind Against ISIS|Dave Majumdar|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Name them all correctly, and with the year in which they were grown.The American Flower Garden Directory|Thomas Hibbert
Be it remembered that the Sahib's shirts are correctly enumerated, and that there is an extra piece of soap in his washbasin.Life's Handicap|Rudyard Kipling
So, too, mark the care with which injuries are remedied by what has been correctly called the vis medicatrix.The Fallen Star; and, A Dissertation on the Origin of Evil|E. L. Bulwer; and, Lord Brougham
Moreover, the passes in ascending the Andes and Cordillera can only be correctly imagined by experienced travellers.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
The method of percolation is now preferred by all who have made sufficient trial of it to apply it correctly.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
British Dictionary definitions for correctly
Derived forms of correctcorrectable or correctible, adjectivecorrectly, adverbcorrectness, nouncorrector, noun
Word Origin for correct
Medical definitions for correctly
Idioms and Phrases with correctly
see stand corrected.