1
[ adjective ] not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth

Synonyms

wrong

Examples

"an incorrect calculation" "the report in the paper is wrong" "your information is wrong" "the clock showed the wrong time" "found themselves on the wrong road" "based on the wrong assumptions"

Used in print

(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)

As_a_matter_of_fact , the incorrect classification , the result of many weeks of labor by Dr._Hilprecht , was about to be published by him the following day .

2
[ adjective ] not conforming with accepted standards of propriety or taste; undesirable

Synonyms

wrong inappropriate

Examples

"incorrect behavior" "she was seen in all the wrong places" "He thought it was wrong for her to go out to work"

Related terms

improper

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