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Definition of incorrectly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    incorrectly

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˌɪnkəˈrektli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnkəˈrektli//
     
     
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  1. 1in a way that is not accurate or true an incorrectly addressed letter The article incorrectly states that Fischer lost the title of world champion in 1978. opposite correctly (1)
  2. 2in the wrong way; not as it should be Fireworks can be very dangerous if used incorrectly. opposite correctly (2)