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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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Out of those patients who suffered problems with permanent substances, nearly nine out of ten (84%) required corrective surgery or were deemed untreatable due to the damage caused when dermal fillers have gone wrong .
Have you recently undergone a dermal fillers procedure that you're not happy with as a result of cosmetic surgery gone wrong where you might be entitled to compensation?
The Manchester based law firm has dealt with many instances of nose job surgery gone wrong including over-resection of cartilage which can lead to the nose collapsing or indentations, lopsided nostrils or a narrowed nasal passage causing breathing difficulties.
The Manchester based law firm, the first to establish a practice specialising in cosmetic surgery negligence , report that common illustrations of cosmetic surgery gone wrong following other cosmetic surgery procedures include gross asymmetry, inappropriately placed scarring and nerve damage.
So much could have gone wrong for them that morning, but it didn't.
A Sussex Police spokeswoman said: "We arrived to find that a group of young men had been running up the outside of a pitched tiled roof, and we believe this was a dare gone wrong.
Everything that can go wrong recently, has gone wrong.
He added: "This isn't the only time something has gone wrong.
He admitted: "Everything that could have gone wrong, did go wrong.
And under his leadership, more has gone wrong than right.
Again, we're trying to get to the bottom of what had gone wrong.
He called them about four times in the days after his accident to talk about what might have gone wrong, he said.
Cameron declined to speculate on what might have gone wrong.
Any presidential candidate who knows history can cite case studies of public opinion polls gone wrong over the years:
Before the magazine went out of business - the poll destroyed its credibility - Digest editors explained what had gone wrong.