from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In an unfair or immoral manner; unjustly.
  • adv. Incorrectly; by error.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a wrong manner; unjustly; erroneously; wrong; amiss.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a wrong or erroneous manner; unjustly; mistakenly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without justice or fairness
  • adv. in an inaccurate manner


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  • It's a charming word. It could be redefined as a feeling... that feeling midway between hunger and anticipation.

    "Ooh, it's curry night and I've come over all wrongly."

    From the verb to wrongle.

    May 6, 2010

  • This word is completely ordinary, and kinda ugly, and it's an adverb and I love not adverbs despite making free use of them. So why do I have this sudden mad crush on this word? Today, I will adore this word.

    May 6, 2010