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  • What is the opposite of Correct?
  • What does correct mean?
  • Firstly before explain the opposite of Correct, correct meaning is; 
  • Verb (used with object):
  • i.) To set or make true, accurate, or right; remove the errors or faults from: The native guide corrected our pronunciation. The new glasses corrected his eyesight.
  • ii.) To point out or mark the errors in: The teacher corrected the examination papers.
  • iii.) To scold, rebuke, or punish in order to improve: Should parents correct their children in public?
  • iv.) To counteract the operation or effect of (something hurtful or undesirable): The medication will correct stomach acidity.
  • v.) Mathematics, Physics. to alter or adjust so as to bring into accordance with a standard or with a required condition.
  • Verb (used without object):
  • vi.) To make a correction or corrections.
  • vii.) (of stock prices) to reverse a trend, especially temporarily, as after a sharp advance or decline in previous trading sessions.
  • Adjective:
  • viii.) Conforming to fact or truth; free from error; accurate: a correct answer.
  • ix.) In accordance with an acknowledged or accepted standard; proper: correct behavior.
  • x.) Characterized by or adhering to a liberal or progressive ideology on matters of ethnicity, religion, sexuality, ecology, etc.: Is it environmentally correct to buy a real Christmas tree? Most of the judges in this district have correct political views.


  • Similar words as correct; accurate, true, proper, direct, right, appropriate, suitable, convenient, proper, fit, suited, impeccable, irreproachable, unblemished, full, complete, exact, whole, just, precise, impeccable, flawless, excellent, faultless, precise, fix, level out, adjust, set aright, improve, tidy up, verify, confirm, support, corroborate, attest, snub


  • Opposite of correct Adjective listinaccurate, incorrect, biassed(UK), biased(US), false, imprecise, improper, invalid, unsuitable, wrong, flawed, inappropriate, inexact, unfitting, unseemly






  • Opposite of correct Verb listbreak, damage, depress, destroy, harm, hurt, injure, maintain, remain, ruin, weaken, worsen, be permissive, blow, blunder, coddle, goof, indulge, mistake, pamper, pet, spoil, compliment, forgive, laud, praise, reward


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