Another word for wrong


wrong, wrongfulness - that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law

Example:- he feels that you are in the wrong

damage, legal injury, wrong - any harm or injury resulting from a violation of a legal right


wrong - treat unjustly; do wrong to


incorrect, wrong - not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth

Example:- an incorrect calculation

wrong - contrary to conscience or morality or law

Example:- it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor

wrong - based on or acting or judging in error

Example:- it is wrong to think that way

wrong - used of the side of cloth or clothing intended to face inward

Example:- socks worn wrong side out

incorrect, wrong - not in accord with established usage or procedure

Example:- the wrong medicine

amiss, awry, haywire, wrong - not functioning properly

Example:- something is amiss

improper, wrong - not appropriate for a purpose or occasion

Example:- said all the wrong things

faulty, incorrect, wrong - characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules

Example:- he submitted a faulty report

ill-timed, unseasonable, untimely, wrong - badly timed

Example:- an ill-timed intervention


incorrectly, wrong, wrongly - in an inaccurate manner

Example:- he decided to reveal the details only after other sources had reported them incorrectly

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Source : WordNet