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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French incorrect, from Latin incorrectus

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌɪnkəˈɹɛkt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛkt
  • Hyphenation: in‧cor‧rect

AdjectiveEdit

incorrect (comparative more incorrect, superlative most incorrect)

  1. Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
    • He gave an incorrect answer to a simple question
  2. Faulty or defective.
    • The PC crashed due to incorrect programming
  3. Inappropriate or improper.
    • He was sacked because of his incorrect behaviour towards his secretary

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

incorrect (feminine singular incorrecte, masculine plural incorrects, feminine plural incorrectes)

  1. incorrect (not correct)
  2. incorrect (socially unacceptable)

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