wrongly

  • 1 Wrongly — Wrong ly, adv. In a wrong manner; unjustly; erroneously; wrong; amiss; as, he judges wrongly of my motives. And yet wouldst wrongly win. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 wrongly — adverb 1 incorrectly or in a way that is not based on facts: You re holding the racket wrongly. | Matthew was wrongly diagnosed as having a brain tumour. 2 in a way that is unfair or immoral: wrongly convicted/imprisoned/accused/blamed: Human… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 wrongly — wrong|ly [ˈrɔŋli US ˈro:ŋ ] adv 1.) not correctly or in a way that is not based on facts ≠ ↑rightly ▪ Matthew was wrongly diagnosed as having a brain tumour. ▪ His name had been wrongly spelt. 2.) in a way that is unfair or immoral ≠ ↑rightly ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 wrongly — wrong|ly [ rɔŋli ] adverb * not correctly, or by mistake: The two women were wrongly accused of murder. I filled in the form wrongly …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 wrongly */ — UK [ˈrɒŋlɪ] / US [ˈrɔŋlɪ] adverb not correctly, or by mistake The two women were wrongly accused of murder. I filled in the form wrongly …

    English dictionary

  • 6 wrongly — adverb /ˈrɒŋli,ˈrɔːŋli/ a) In an unfair or immoral manner; unjustly. I wrongly assumed that it would be an easy job. b) Incorrectly; by error. Syn: incorrectly, mistakenly …

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  • 7 wrongly — See wrong, wrongly …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 8 wrongly — adv. Wrongly is used with these verbs: ↑accuse, ↑act, ↑advise, ↑attribute, ↑believe, ↑claim, ↑convict, ↑diagnose, ↑execute, ↑identify, ↑imply, ↑imprison …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 9 wrongly — wrong ► ADJECTIVE 1) not correct or true; mistaken or in error. 2) unjust, dishonest, or immoral. 3) in a bad or abnormal condition; amiss. ► ADVERB 1) in a mistaken or undesirable manner or direction. 2) with an incorrect result. ► …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 wrongly — adverb 1. without justice or fairness (Freq. 1) wouldst not play false and yet would wrongly win Shakespeare • Derived from adjective: ↑wrong 2. in an inaccurate manner (Freq. 1) he decided to reveal the details only after other sources had… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 wrongly — adverb see wrong II …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 wrongly — See wronger. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 13 wrongly — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Unjustly] Syn. unfairly, prejudicially, wrongfully, badly, unjustifiably, illegally, disgracefully, sinfully, unreasonably, unlawfully, criminally, reprehensibly, inexcusably. Ant. rightly*, decently, justly. 2.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 wrongly — wrong·ly || rɔŋlɪ / rÉ’ adv. erroneously; illegally …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 wrongly — ad. Erroneously, amiss. See wrong, ad …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 wrongly — wrong·ly …

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  • 17 wrongly — [ˈrɒŋli] adv not correctly, or by mistake …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 18 wrongly advised — index misadvised Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 wrongly timed — index inappropriate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 20 Wrongly folded signature — Неправильно сфальцованная тетрадь …

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