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Adjective
Acting or judging in error
“The information you have provided to the public is wrong and may have serious repercussions.”
Adjective
Unjust, dishonest, or immoral
“Snow White's stepmother was wrong to try to deceive and kill her.”
Adjective
Inappropriate for a given occasion or situation
“This is exactly the kind of response you get when you ask a wrong question.”
Adjective
Being a problem or trouble
“Can anyone tell me what is wrong with that paragraph and why it is self-refuting?”
Adjective
Defective in some way
“This steak just tastes wrong, as if the meat was stale when you cooked it.”
Adjective
Denoting the side of cloth that is worn facing inwards
“Lay the curtain out flat with the wrong side uppermost.”
Adverb
Done in an incorrect manner or with an incorrect result
“He kept doing it wrong and I had to repeatedly correct him.”
Noun
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.”
Noun
The nature of an act that is unjust, dishonest, or immoral
“They knew the difference between right and wrong.”
Verb
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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