from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not correct; erroneous or wrong: an incorrect answer.
- adj. Defective; faulty: incorrect programming of the computer.
- adj. Improper; inappropriate: incorrect behavior.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
- adj. Faulty or defective.
- adj. Inappropriate or improper.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not correct; not according to a copy or model, or to established rules; inaccurate; faulty.
- adj. Not in accordance with the truth; inaccurate; not exact.
- adj. Not accordant with duty or morality; not duly regulated or subordinated; unbecoming; improper.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not correct in form or structure; not according to a copy or model, or to established rule; faulty.
- Not correct as to fact; inaccurate; erroneous; untrue: as, an incorrect statement, narration, or calculation.
- Not correct in manner or character; improper; irregular; disorderly: as, incorrect habits.
- Not corrected or regulated; not chastened into proper obedience.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not in accord with established usage or procedure
- adj. (of a word or expression) not agreeing with grammatical principles
- adj. not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth
- adj. characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules
in- + correct (Wiktionary)