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

 

mistakenly

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//mɪˈsteɪkənli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//mɪˈsteɪkənli//
 
 
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in a way that is wrong because it is based on a wrong opinion or bad judgement He mistakenly believed that his family would stand by him.