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synonyms for get wrong

  • err
  • misconstrue
  • misinterpret
  • misjudge
  • misread
  • misunderstand
  • overestimate
  • overrate
  • overvalue
  • underestimate
  • undervalue
  • blow
  • blunder
  • discount
  • disregard
  • miscount
  • overlook
  • stumble
  • underrate
  • drop the ball
  • get signals crossed
  • go wrong
  • mess up
  • misreckon
  • miss by a mile
  • mix up
  • slip up
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antonyms for get wrong

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  • get
  • perceive
  • understand
  • attend
  • pay attention
  • regard
  • respect
  • succeed
  • perceive
  • comprehend
  • be sure
  • clear up
  • fix
  • succeed
  • do well
  • correct
  • understand
  • interpret
  • achieve
  • accomplish
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    How to use get wrong in a sentence

    He asked what time was usually spent in determining between right and wrong, and what degree of expense?
    GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
    To see a part of my scheme, from which I had hoped so much, go wrong before my eyes is maddening!
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    So far as the right or wrong of having contraband whisky was concerned, I don't think any one gave it a second thought.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    Strange to say, the silken cord yielded to the first pull, as if nothing had been wrong with it at all!
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    Of Liszt the first part of this is not true, for if he strikes a wrong note it is simply because he chooses to be careless.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    Liszt sometimes strikes wrong notes when he plays, but it does not trouble him in the least.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    I have never known a trader in philanthropy who was not wrong in his head or heart somewhere or other.
    PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
    If he didn't give it to me, I took it, for fear I should be led to do anything wrong, through not having it.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    But the ill-natured people were quite wrong; it was not Messrs. Jones who paid Mrs. Charmington's bills.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    I must make no mistake, and blunder into a national type of features, all wrong; if I make your mask, it must do us credit.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO GET WRONG

    • blow it
    • blunder
    • botch
    • bungle
    • err
    • flub
    • foul up
    • get wrong
    • louse up
    • make a boner
    • mess up
    • miscalculate
    • mix up
    • screw up
    • slip
    • snarl
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.