1. [ adjective ] not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth
Synonyms: wrong

"an incorrect calculation" "the report in the paper is wrong" "your information is wrong" "the clock showed the wrong time" "found themselves on the wrong road" "based on the wrong assumptions"

Related terms: correct correct false erroneous fallacious false inaccurate improper correctness
2. [ adjective ] not conforming with accepted standards of propriety or taste; undesirable
Synonyms: wrong inappropriate

"incorrect behavior" "she was seen in all the wrong places" "He thought it was wrong for her to go out to work"

Related terms: improper
Similar spelling:   incorrectly