OTHER WORDS FROM incorrectin·cor·rect·ly, adverbin·cor·rect·ness, noun
How to use incorrect in a sentence
Their secret for preventing fogged eyewear—and potentially an incorrect incision—is washing the lenses with soapy water.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 18, 2020|Popular-Science
The federal data also is incorrect for Urbana District 116, according to Assistant Superintendent Todd Taylor.New Data Shows the Use of Seclusion and Restraint Increased in Illinois Schools During the 2017–18 School Year|by Jennifer Smith Richards, Chicago Tribune, and Jodi S. Cohen, ProPublica|November 17, 2020|ProPublica
A Maricopa County official told ESPN the delay in charging La Russa occurred because the incident was initially filed in an incorrect jurisdiction.Tony La Russa asked ‘Do you see my ring?’ during DUI stop, according to arrest report|Des Bieler, Matt Bonesteel|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
The first round of quality control tests appear to have used an incorrect testing protocol, and when the final round of tests under the correct protocol showed a 33 percent failure rate, nothing was done.The CDC released a COVID-19 test knowing it had a high failure rate|Rachael Zisk|November 9, 2020|Popular-Science
Research has confirmed this, as 80% of surveyed respondents in BrightLocal research have stated that they would lose trust in a business with incorrect and inconsistent contact details.Does changing your business phone number affect SEO?|Emma Worden|November 3, 2020|Search Engine Watch
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
Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated that Banker White is based in the UK.Courageous Filmmakers Are Fighting Ebola On Screen|Abby Haglage|August 20, 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
Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly represented Avicii's age.
A superior criminal court ruled that the first trial incorrectly reviewed evidence and alleged inconsistencies in her testimony.
And while he spoke someone inside the house played "God Save the Queen" with one finger (incorrectly) on a harmonium.The Relief of Mafeking|Filson Young
Sometimes the term is incorrectly applied to a small pinnacle of which it is only the termination (see Epi).
The cant terms, too, are incorrectly given, and altogether the work bears the appearance of hasty and piratical compilation.The Book of Vagabonds and Beggars|Anonymous
In the copy ‘non si può far di meno di non observar le leggi,’ the ‘non’ being incorrectly repeated.What Gunpowder Plot Was|Samuel Rawson Gardiner
"Vous allez perdre dix marks," remarked the schoolmistress, if incorrectly, perhaps not too severely.The Mark Of Cain|Andrew Lang