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Origin of uncorrect
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of correct
Synonyms for correct
Examples from the Web for uncorrected
Contemporary Examples of uncorrected
“The rabbis provided the campaign with an uncorrected text,” Stone said.Crazy Carl's Adviser Quitting?
October 11, 2010
Historical Examples of uncorrected
Perhaps it is due to this circumstance that his books abound, beyond all others, in uncorrected misprints.Seeing and Hearing
George W. E. Russell
But now and again they reinforce each other and if uncorrected will throw a ship off course.Space Tug
Thompson, writing in October to Aaron Hill, says that "though careless and uncorrected, they are full of wit and gaiety."The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1
Some copies of the 1646 quarto duplicate the uncorrected copies of the 1641 quarto.Bussy D'Ambois and The Revenge of Bussy D'Ambois
He was not quite such a brute bear as he would have been, left to his uncorrected nature.
Word Origin for correct
mid-14c., "to set right, rectify" (a fault or error), from Latin correctus, past participle of corrigere "to put straight, reduce to order, set right;" in transferred use, "to reform, amend," especially of speech or writing, from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + regere "to lead straight, rule" (see regal). Originally of persons; with reference to writing, etc., attested from late 14c. Related: Corrected; correcting.
1670s, from French correct "right, proper," from Latin correctus (see correct (v.)). Related: Correctly; correctness.
see stand corrected.