Definition of "incorrect" []

  • Not correct; erroneous or wrong: an incorrect answer. (adjective)
  • Defective; faulty: incorrect programming of the computer. (adjective)
  • Improper; inappropriate: incorrect behavior. (adjective)
  • False; wrong (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Not fitting or proper (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "incorrect" in a sentence
  • "The IFPWB also demanded an apology from SABC group chief executive Zwelakhe Sisulu for what it called his incorrect, emotional, subjective and damaging statement about IFP leader and"
  • "ZANESVILLE -- Firefighters Local 88 President Trevor Meek met with city officials earlier last week to clear up what he called incorrect or misleading information about the union."
  • "That we always end up acquiescing to those who are misinformed, desperate for a false sense of superiority or just plain incorrect is only getting more infuriating (and it started out pretty fucking infuriating)."