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Acting or judging in error
“The information you have provided to the public is wrong and may have serious repercussions.”
Unjust, dishonest, or immoral
“Snow White's stepmother was wrong to try to deceive and kill her.”
Inappropriate for a given occasion or situation
“This is exactly the kind of response you get when you ask a wrong question.”
Being a problem or trouble
“Can anyone tell me what is wrong with that paragraph and why it is self-refuting?”
Defective in some way
“This steak just tastes wrong, as if the meat was stale when you cooked it.”
Denoting the side of cloth that is worn facing inwards
“Lay the curtain out flat with the wrong side uppermost.”
Done in an incorrect manner or with an incorrect result
“He kept doing it wrong and I had to repeatedly correct him.”
An unjust, dishonest, or immoral act
“Forgiveness is the act of setting someone free from an obligation to you that is a result of a wrong done against you.”
The nature of an act that is unjust, dishonest, or immoral
“They knew the difference between right and wrong.”
To do an injustice to
“The old lady would wrong the young boy by accusing him of a crime he did not commit.”
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