correctly
adverb see correct II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Correctly — Cor*rect ly (k?r r?kt l?), adv. In a correct manner; exactly; acurately; without fault or error. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • correctly — index as a matter of right, duly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • correctly — [adv] right accurately, befittingly, decently, decorously, fitly, fittingly, justly, nicely, perfectly, precisely, properly, rightly, to a T*, well; concept 558 Ant. flawed, inaccurately, incorrectly, mistakenly, wrongly …   New thesaurus

  • correctly — adv. Correctly is used with these adjectives: ↑oriented Correctly is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑address, ↑align, ↑answer, ↑argue, ↑assert, ↑assess, ↑behave, ↑calculate, ↑c …   Collocations dictionary

  • correctly — adverb 1) the questions were answered correctly Syn: accurately, right, unerringly, precisely, faultlessly, flawlessly, perfectly, without error; dated aright 2) she behaved correctly at all times Syn: properly, decorously …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • correctly — adverb 1) the questions were answered correctly Syn: accurately, right, perfectly, exactly, precisely 2) she behaved correctly at all times Syn: properly, decorously, with decorum, decently, fittingly …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • correctly — correct ► ADJECTIVE 1) free from error; true; right. 2) conforming to accepted social standards. 3) conforming to a particular political or ideological orthodoxy: environmentally correct. ► VERB 1) put right. 2) mark the errors in (a text). 3) …   English terms dictionary

  • correctly — adverb in an accurate manner (Freq. 6) the flower had been correctly depicted by his son he guessed right • Syn: ↑right, ↑aright • Ant: ↑wrongly (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • correctly — See correctable. * * * …   Universalium

  • correctly — adverb In a correct manner. Ant: incorrectly …   Wiktionary

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