incorrect

[in-kuh-rekt]
adjective
1.
not correct as to fact; inaccurate; wrong: an incorrect statement.
2.
improper, unbecoming, or inappropriate: incorrect behavior; incorrect attire.
3.
not correct in form, use, or manner: an incorrect copy.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Latin incorrectus not corrected. See in-3, correct

incorrectly, adverb
incorrectness, noun


1. erroneous, inexact; untrue. 2. unsuitable. 3. faulty.
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incorrect (ˌɪnkəˈrɛkt)
 
adj
1.  false; wrong: an incorrect calculation
2.  not fitting or proper: incorrect behaviour
 
incor'rectly
 
adv
 
incor'rectness
 
n

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incorrect
early 15c., "uncorrected," from L. incorrectus, from in- "not" + correctus (see correct). Sense of "not in good style" is from 1670s; that of "factually wrong, erroneous, inaccurate" is from 1828.
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Example sentences
In this case the decision seems doubly incorrect-wrong in principle and wrong in execution.
Since the time this became politically incorrect terminology people have been
  losing control of their pets.
Apart from this, there is a correct and an incorrect use of the words.
And whereas slight stopping may venture on small irregularities, full stopping
  that is incorrect is also unpardonable.
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