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Synonyms for wrong

get someone wrong

go wrong: make a mistake

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go wrong: break down

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go wrong: lapse

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in the wrong

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Synonyms for wrong

that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law

any harm or injury resulting from a violation of a legal right

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not correct

contrary to conscience or morality or law

not appropriate for a purpose or occasion

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not functioning properly

based on or acting or judging in error

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not in accord with established usage or procedure

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used of the side of cloth or clothing intended to face inward

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badly timed

characterized by errors

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in an inaccurate manner

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My problem was that I could do some hurdling but I couldn't practise the things I was getting wrong last season because I couldn't lengthen my stride too much in the cold.
But two years after the fiasco which left pupils north of the Border getting wrong or delayed results, pupils in England may have to wait to find out how they fared.
There's just no point in anyone involved in refereeing and those overseeing match officials trying to excuse the amount of big decisions they're getting wrong and getting away with.
A LAB error led to 176 pregnant women getting wrong Down's syndrome test results.
What are the analysts getting wrong about Cisco in their recent downgrades of the stock?
writes a perplexed Miss Jean E Potts of Irby, Wirral,in a point-by-point letter of what she believes we are getting wrong and right in our tireless efforts to edify and amuse you all.
What is Wall Street getting wrong about Applied Materials and the semiconductor equipment sector?
But at least one of them was well worth getting wrong.
What are analyst comments about this rumor getting wrong and what would be the challenges facing this acquisition?
And if hospitals can't even keep track of a patient's bedside table, you have to wonder what else they're getting wrong.
Mr Fraser was drafted in to shake-up the SQA after a series of exam disasters led to thousands of pupils getting wrong, or late, results three years ago.
McDonald shows members who and what to avoid when investing, how to protect themselves from bad advice and what the financial media are getting wrong.
The cast of The Fellowship Of The Ring, which premieres tonight in Dublin's Savoy cinema, admitted they were intimidated and terrified by the prospect of getting wrong what many say is the greatest story ever written.