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See definition of wide of mark on Dictionary.com
  • as inincorrect
  • as inmistaken
  • as inbeside the point
  • as inwide of the mark

synonyms for wide of mark

  • erroneous
  • false
  • faulty
  • flawed
  • imprecise
  • improper
  • inaccurate
  • inappropriate
  • mistaken
  • unreliable
  • unsound
  • untrue
  • counterfactual
  • inexact
  • not trustworthy
  • out
  • specious
  • unfitting
  • unseemly
  • unsuitable
  • way off
  • wide of the mark
  • wrong number
  • erroneous
  • inaccurate
  • inappropriate
  • confused
  • misled
  • untrue
  • faulty
  • misguided
  • unfounded
  • illogical
  • deluded
  • confounded
  • misunderstanding
  • warranted
  • fooled
  • deceived
  • at fault
  • fallacious
  • ill-advised
  • off base
  • unadvised
  • unreal
  • unsound
  • false
  • tricked
  • misconstrued
  • duped
  • misinformed
  • all wet
  • barking up wrong tree
  • confused with
  • off track
  • under wrong impression
  • way off
  • wrong number
  • wrongly identified
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antonyms for wide of mark

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  • accurate
  • appropriate
  • correct
  • fitting
  • honest
  • just
  • precise
  • proper
  • reliable
  • right
  • sound
  • strong
  • suitable
  • true
  • valid
  • sound
  • precise
  • just
  • fair
  • exact
  • substantiated
  • accurate
  • true
  • right
  • correct
  • honest
  • valid
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      How to use wide of mark in a sentence

      In cross-section the burrows varied from round (three inches in diameter) to oval (three inches high and four inches wide).
      SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
      Her eyes, for a moment, fixed themselves with a horrid conviction of a wide and nameless treachery.
      THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
      The streets here are rather wide for an Italian city but would be deemed intolerably narrow in America.
      GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
      His nose was hooked and rather large, his eyes were blue, bright as steel, and set a trifle wide.
      ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
      As usual the dinner was recherché, for the Pandemonium chef enjoyed a world-wide reputation.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      Then they all passed out through the great front door to the wide old veranda.
      THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
      He showed his wisdom in giving the Pandemonium card-room a very wide berth for the rest of his days.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      Wide and straight, well made and tree-lined throughout, it supplied the two great arteries of Indian life.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      During the siege of Acre he commanded the covering force, and pushed reconnaissances far and wide.
      NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
      I have tried to show that, given organization, given the will for it, such a world-wide education is possible.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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      WORDS RELATED TO WIDE OF MARK

      • all wet
      • at fault
      • barking up wrong tree
      • confounded
      • confused
      • confused with
      • deceived
      • deluded
      • duped
      • erroneous
      • fallacious
      • false
      • faulty
      • fooled
      • ill-advised
      • illogical
      • inaccurate
      • inappropriate
      • misconstrued
      • misguided
      • misinformed
      • misled
      • misunderstanding
      • off base
      • off track
      • tricked
      • unadvised
      • under wrong impression
      • unfounded
      • unreal
      • unsound
      • untrue
      • warranted
      • way off
      • wide of mark
      • wrong number
      • wrongly identified
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