verb (used without object)
Origin of err
Related formserr·a·bil·i·ty, nounerr·a·ble, adjective
Examples from the Web for errs
Murray also errs in reducing educational attainment and professional success solely to genetic endowment.Charles Murray’s ‘Coming Apart’ and the Culture Myth|Ralph Richard Banks|February 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Kaplan errs in not taking Sinatra, the actor, seriously enough.
Apart from certain odd features in Crozet's narrative, it may be remarked that he errs in making the Maoris act quite causelessly.The Long White Cloud|William Pember Reeves
Yet, if a fault may be hinted, it errs like his cigar on the side of exaggeration.
Yet what a vast amount of criticism there is in the world which errs (like Dr. Johnson) from sheer ignorance.Interludes|Horace Smith
Flagg errs in saying that Jolliet published an account of his adventures.
He mentions that country as producing musk, but errs widely in placing it only four days' journey from Samarkand.