[ in-kuh-rekt ]
/ ˌɪn kəˈrɛkt /
not correct as to fact; inaccurate; wrong: an incorrect statement.
improper, unbecoming, or inappropriate: incorrect behavior; incorrect attire.
not correct in form, use, or manner: an incorrect copy.
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Origin of incorrect
OTHER WORDS FROM incorrectin·cor·rect·ly, adverbin·cor·rect·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for in-correct
/ (ˌɪnkəˈrɛkt) /
false; wrongan incorrect calculation
not fitting or properincorrect behaviour
Derived forms of incorrectincorrectly, adverbincorrectness, noun
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