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Agree that one was wrong, as in
I stand corrected—we did go to Finland in 1985
. This idiom was first recorded in John Dryden's
The Maiden Queen
(1668): “I stand corrected, and myself reprove.”
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
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