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OTHER WORDS FROM wrongheadedwrong·head·ed·ly, adverbwrong·head·ed·ness, noun
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A spurious, wrong-headed idea that spreads virally and poisons public discourse.
In its day, this piece must simply have seemed noncommital, or wrong-headed – or a weird attempt at melding Pop and Color Field.
This is why De Vany argues that the traditional paradigm of eat less, burn more is so wrong-headed.
If a man is wrong-headed and wrong-purposed, it isn't easy for him to be fine, is it?Carnac's Folly, Complete|Gilbert Parker
Oh, Barbs, Barbs, what a wrong-headed little darling you are!The Penalty|Gouverneur Morris
They had been so unhappy, such muddlers, so wrong-headed, it seemed to her.Night and Day|Virginia Woolf
And little Edala—she was wrong-headed on certain points, but still—what times they would have.The White Hand and the Black|Bertram Mitford
What vexes me is, the wrong-headed, and not unfrequently the weak and ineffectual, way in which they set about it.The Seven Curses of London|James Greenwood