incorrectness

[ in-kuh-rekt ]SEE DEFINITION OF incorrectness

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You can signify its correctness or incorrectness after every paragraph.

The incorrectness of this guess is shown by the existence as surnames of Fr.

I rely on your indulgence for the length and incorrectness of this letter.

She did not pause to consider the correctness or the incorrectness of her inference.

Surry, Earl of, incorrectness of the common tale regarding, II.

And then they have a worse fault than this incorrectness of idea which I have imputed to them.

Evidence will be adduced presently to show the incorrectness of such a conclusion.

Thus Challis to Harmood, who checks the incorrectness of his speech.

I know of one instance, at least, of incorrectness of the former statement.

Plenty of incorrectness, I grant you, but with a great feeling for drawing.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "uncorrected," from Latin incorrectus "uncorrected," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + correctus (see correct). Sense of "not in good style" is from 1670s; that of "factually wrong, erroneous, inaccurate" is from 1610s (implied in incorrectly).

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