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It should be noted that Wang has incorrectly forecast Democratic victories before.Meet the One Numbers-Cruncher Who Foresees Democrats Holding the Senate|Linda Killian|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Strangers often believe, incorrectly, that he is unaware of his surroundings.Disney World Means Everything to a Special Needs Mom|Elizabeth Picciuto|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It also incorrectly stated that 636,048 died from AIDS in the U.S. in 2010.
Also, the total price of the tour was incorrectly cited as $200; the tour is $120.
Paul also incorrectly quotes the Pew poll that he footnotes.
Generally, but incorrectly, accented on the second syllable.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
Gelinek may have applied these last words to himself, and not incorrectly.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
It was incorrectly reported in our last issue that this work was to be published by Dodd, Mead and Company.
Quotation after quotation, reference after reference, are incorrectly given.
He might have got your name, and got it incorrectly, at the station; and he might have failed to get your address.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 7 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
early 15c., "uncorrected," from Latin incorrectus "uncorrected," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + correctus (see correct). Sense of "not in good style" is from 1670s; that of "factually wrong, erroneous, inaccurate" is from 1610s (implied in incorrectly).