Definition of Wrong

Wrong a. means: Nonconformity or disobedience to lawful authority, divine or human; deviation from duty; -- the opposite of moral right.

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Wrong a. means: Nonconformity or disobedience to lawful authority, divine or human; deviation from duty; -- the opposite of moral right.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong (a.) means: Nonconformity or disobedience to lawful authority, divine or human; deviation from duty; -- the opposite of moral right.

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Wrong (a.): Not according to the laws of good morals, whether divine or human; not suitable to the highest and best end; not morally right; deviating from rectitude or duty; not just or equitable; not true; not legal; as, a wrong practice; wrong ideas; wrong inclinations and desires.

Wrong (a.): Not fit or suitable to an end or object; not appropriate for an intended use; not according to rule; unsuitable; improper; incorrect; as, to hold a book with the wrong end uppermost; to take the wrong way.

Wrong (a.): Not according to truth; not conforming to fact or intent; not right; mistaken; erroneous; as, a wrong statement.

Wrong (a.): Deviation or departure from truth or fact; state of falsity; error; as, to be in the wrong.

Wrong (a.): Designed to be worn or placed inward; as, the wrong side of a garment or of a piece of cloth.

Wrong (adv.): In a wrong manner; not rightly; amiss; morally ill; erroneously; wrongly.

Wrong (v. t.): To impute evil to unjustly; as, if you suppose me capable of a base act, you wrong me.

Mislay (v. t.): To lay in a wrong place; to ascribe to a wrong source.

Misacceptation (n.): Wrong acceptation; understanding in a wrong sense.

Misname (v. t.): To call by the wrong name; to give a wrong or inappropriate name to.

Wrongless (a.): Not wrong; void or free from wrong.

Wrong (a.): Twisted; wry; as, a wrong nose.

Wrongly (adv.): In a wrong manner; unjustly; erroneously; wrong; amiss; as, he judges wrongly of my motives.

Seduction (n.): The act of seducing; enticement to wrong doing; specifically, the offense of inducing a woman to consent to unlawful sexual intercourse, by enticements which overcome her scruples; the wrong or crime of persuading a woman to surrender her chastity.

Error (n.): A wandering or deviation from the right course or standard; irregularity; mistake; inaccuracy; something made wrong or left wrong; as, an error in writing or in printing; a clerical error.

Abuse (v. t.): To put to a wrong use; to misapply; to misuse; to put to a bad use; to use for a wrong purpose or end; to pervert; as, to abuse inherited gold; to make an excessive use of; as, to abuse one's authority.

Tort (n.): Any civil wrong or injury; a wrongful act (not involving a breach of contract) for which an action will lie; a form of action, in some parts of the United States, for a wrong or injury.

Revenge (v. t.): To inflict harm in return for, as an injury, insult, etc.; to exact satisfaction for, under a sense of injury; to avenge; -- followed either by the wrong received, or by the person or thing wronged, as the object, or by the reciprocal pronoun as direct object, and a preposition before the wrong done or the wrongdoer.

Self-wrong (n.): Wrong done by a person himself.

Moral (a.): Relating to duty or obligation; pertaining to those intentions and actions of which right and wrong, virtue and vice, are predicated, or to the rules by which such intentions and actions ought to be directed; relating to the practice, manners, or conduct of men as social beings in relation to each other, as respects right and wrong, so far as they are properly subject to rules.

Injury (a.): Any damage or violation of, the person, character, feelings, rights, property, or interests of an individual; that which injures, or occasions wrong, loss, damage, or detriment; harm; hurt; loss; mischief; wrong; evil; as, his health was impaired by a severe injury; slander is an injury to the character.

Wrong (a.): That which is not right.

Awk (adv.): Perversely; in the wrong way.

Unright (v. t.): To cause (something right) to become wrong.

Unright (a.): Not right; wrong.

Unright (n.): A wrong.

Misway (n.): A wrong way.

Wronging (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Wrong

Miss (v. i.): To go wrong; to err.

Mis (a. & adv.): Wrong; amiss.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Wrong

Meaning of putting one's foot in one's mouth

putting one's foot in one's mouth means: Describes humorously what you've done when you have just said the wrong thing, to the wrong person, on the wrong topic, in the wrong place, at the wrong time.

Meaning of wrong'un *

wrong'un * means: Noun. 1. A bad person. 2. The anus, usually in the expression 'up the wrong'un'. * From wrong one.

Meaning of Wake up/Woke up the Wrong Passenger

Wake up/Woke up the Wrong Passenger means: To trouble or anger the wrong person.

Meaning of get wrong

get wrong means: To get into trouble ('off' the teacher). In stronger accents, 'wrong' was pronounced 'wraang.

Meaning of tell on, to

tell on, to means: To 'snitch' on somebody when you had done something 'wrong' or rubbed the teachers pet up the wrong way. i.e. somebody telling the teacher about some minor infringement of the rules you may have carried out.

Meaning of WRONG 'UN

WRONG 'UN means: Wrong 'un is British slang for a criminal, a bad person. Wrong 'un is British slang for something to be avoided.

Meaning of Not wrong

Not wrong means: Correct, right, precise. e.g. "You're not wrong about that mate"

Meaning of Tooting the wrong ringer

Tooting the wrong ringer means: Asking the wrong person

Meaning of up the wrong 'un

up the wrong 'un means: Phrs. Up the anus. From up the wrong one.

Meaning of Get The Wrong Pig By The Tail

Get The Wrong Pig By The Tail means: To make a mistake in selecting a person for any purpose. "I got the wrong pig by the tail in debating with that particular man.”

Meaning of ummaa

ummaa means: usually used when witnessing of hearing of another's wrong doing. eg Someone drops a glass of milk: "Ummaa, look what you did." A kid might punch another: "Umma, I'm dobbing.", used heaps!!! often by itself usually puts the speaker in a place of authority: they know it was wrong and that knowledge is power.

Meaning of bark up the wrong tree

bark up the wrong tree means: Make a mistake, error. If you think I'm going to help you, you're barking up the wrong tree.

Meaning of what’s up?

what’s up? means: interj what’s wrong? While this means something akin to “hello” in the U.S., Brits use it to mean “what is wrong with you?”

Meaning of GET OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT

GET OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT means: Get off on the wrong foot is slang for to establish a relationship with a bad start.

Meaning of ASSED OUT

ASSED OUT means: Lost out, lost out on something. or your fucked, meaning you blew it, or your doomed. (exam. "That kid got caught at the wrong place and the wrong time, he's assed out").

Meaning of ASSED OUT

ASSED OUT means: Lost out, lost out on something. or your fucked, meaning you blew it, or your doomed. (exam. "That kid got caught at the wrong place and the wrong time, he's assed out").

Meaning of Golden Balls

Golden Balls means: A term given to a person who can do no wrong and is loved by many.......

"Well doesn't matter what he does old Golden Balls can never do no wrong can he?"

Meaning of Sod's law

Sod's law means: This is another name for Murphy's law - whatever can go wrong, will go wrong.

Meaning of Sod's law

Sod's law means: This is another name for Murphy's law - whatever can go wrong, will go wrong.

Meaning of bund, bunded

bund, bunded means: To be 'shown up', proved wrong. Used as "You're wrong, so you are bunded; "Don't you feel bund?".

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Not according to the laws of good morals, whether divine or human; not suitable to the highest and best end; not morally right; deviating from rectitude or duty; not just or equitable; not true; not legal; as, a wrong practice; wrong ideas; wrong inclinations and desires.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Not fit or suitable to an end or object; not appropriate for an intended use; not according to rule; unsuitable; improper; incorrect; as, to hold a book with the wrong end uppermost; to take the wrong way.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Not according to truth; not conforming to fact or intent; not right; mistaken; erroneous; as, a wrong statement.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Deviation or departure from truth or fact; state of falsity; error; as, to be in the wrong.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Designed to be worn or placed inward; as, the wrong side of a garment or of a piece of cloth.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: In a wrong manner; not rightly; amiss; morally ill; erroneously; wrongly.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: To impute evil to unjustly; as, if you suppose me capable of a base act, you wrong me.

Meaning of Mislay

Mislay means: To lay in a wrong place; to ascribe to a wrong source.

Meaning of Misacceptation

Misacceptation means: Wrong acceptation; understanding in a wrong sense.

Meaning of Misname

Misname means: To call by the wrong name; to give a wrong or inappropriate name to.

Meaning of Wrongless

Wrongless means: Not wrong; void or free from wrong.

Meaning of Wrong

Wrong means: Twisted; wry; as, a wrong nose.

Meaning of Wrongly

Wrongly means: In a wrong manner; unjustly; erroneously; wrong; amiss; as, he judges wrongly of my motives.

Meaning of Seduction

Seduction means: The act of seducing; enticement to wrong doing; specifically, the offense of inducing a woman to consent to unlawful sexual intercourse, by enticements which overcome her scruples; the wrong or crime of persuading a woman to surrender her chastity.

Meaning of Error

Error means: A wandering or deviation from the right course or standard; irregularity; mistake; inaccuracy; something made wrong or left wrong; as, an error in writing or in printing; a clerical error.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Holmos

Holmos means: A name given to a vase having a rounded body

Meaning of Marshy

Marshy means: Resembling a marsh; wet; boggy; fenny.

Meaning of Pecker

Pecker means: One who, or that which, pecks; specif., a bird that pecks holes in trees; a woodpecker.

Meaning of Right-handedness

Right-handedness means: The state or quality of being right-handed; hence, skill; dexterity.

Meaning of Tilt

Tilt means: To lean; to fall partly over; to tip.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of RUN−OUT

RUN−OUT means: Run−out is slang for escape.Run−out is slang for a mock auction.

Meaning of yonks

yonks means: ages ago, a long time ago

Meaning of dancing with myself

dancing with myself means: Masturbating. This term made famous by Billy Idol in 1981 with the song "Dancing with Myself." The songs condemned as promoting masturbation , by religious right.

Meaning of Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark means: Nark

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