incorrect Definition

  • 1not in accordance with fact; wrong or inaccurate
  • 2not in accordance with particular standards or rules

Using incorrect: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "incorrect" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The information he gave me was incorrect.

  • Example

    Your answer is incorrect.

  • Example

    It is incorrect to assume that all politicians are corrupt.

incorrect Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: incorrect in Brief

The term 'incorrect' [ˌɪnkəˈrekt] refers to something that is not accurate or does not conform to standards or rules. It can be used to describe information, answers, or assumptions, as in 'The information he gave me was incorrect.' 'Incorrect' is synonymous with 'wrong' and 'inaccurate,' and antonymous with 'correct' and 'accurate.'