wrong

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Definizione monolingua wrong


wrong


Verb

wrong (third-person singular simple present wrongs, present participle wronging, simple past and past participle wronged)


  1. To treat unjustly; to injure or harm.
    • The dealer wronged us by selling us this lemon of a car.
    • 1591: William Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part I, Act II, Scene IV, line 109. — Thou dost then wrong me, as that slaughterer doth Which giveth many wounds when one will kill.
  2. To deprive of some right, or to withhold some act of justice.
    • 1597: William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part II, Act IV, Scene I, line 121. — ... And might by no suit gain our audience. When we are wrongd and would unfold our griefs, We are denied access unto his person Even by those men that most have done us wrong.
  3. To slander; to impute evil to unjustly.
    • 1598: William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Act III, Scene II, line 121. — O masters! if I were disposd to stir Your hearts and minds to mutiny and rage, I should do Brutus wrong, and Cassius wrong, Who (you all know) are honorable men. I will not do them wrong; I rather choose To wrong the dead, to wrong myself and you, Than I will wrong such honorable men.
Noun

Wikipedia wrong (plural wrongs)


  1. Something that is immoral or not good.
    Injustice is a heinous wrong.
  2. The incorrect or unjust position or opinion. (Or is it the wronged?)
    • 1592: William Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part III, Act IV, Scene I, line 101. — I blame not her: she could say little less; She had the wrong.
  3. The opposite of right; something which is wrong, particularly injustice.
    • 1607: William Shakespeare, Timon of Athens, Act IV, Scene III, line 28. — Thus much of this will make Black white, foul fair, wrong right, Base noble, old young, coward valiant.
Adjective

wrong (comparative more wrong or wronger, superlative most wrong or wrongest)


  1. Incorrect or untrue.
    Some of your answers were correct, and some were wrong.
    • 1592: William Shakespeare, Richard III; Act II, Scene I, line 54. — Among this princely heap, if any here By false intelligence or wrong surmise Hold me a foe...
  2. Asserting something incorrect or untrue.
    Youre wrong: hes not Superman at all.
  3. Immoral, not good, bad.
    It is wrong to lie.
  4. Improper; unfit; unsuitable.
    A bikini is the wrong thing to wear on a cold day.
  5. Not working; out of order.
    Something is wrong with my cellphone.
  6. Designed to be worn or placed inward; as, the wrong side of a garment or of a piece of cloth
Adverb

wrong (comparative more wrong, superlative most wrong)


  1. In a way that isnt right; done incorrectly; wrongly.
    I spelled several names wrong in my address book.


Definizione italiano>inglese wrong

sbagliato
  incorrect
  In disaccordo con i fatti.
  Contradicting the facts.
errato
  incorrect
erroneo
  incorrect
scorretto
  incorrect
cattivo
colpa
colpevole
difettoso
disadatto
erroneamente
falso
fasullo
guasto
inesatto
ingiuria
ingiustizia
ingiusto
inopportuno
insultare
inverso
ledere
male
non giusto
nuocere
offendere
sconveniente
torto

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


sbagliato |errato |erroneo |scorretto |cattivo |colpa |colpevole |difettoso |disadatto |erroneamente |falso |fasullo |guasto |inesatto |ingiuria |ingiustizia |ingiusto |inopportuno |insultare |inverso |ledere |male |non giusto |nuocere |offendere |sconveniente |torto |


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