How to use Incorrectly in a sentence
I must have guessed incorrectly as I saw only empty camp sites beyond.
Passion week is of ten incorrectly identified with Holy week.
Chinchilla, La Plata, incorrectly named and known in the trade as "bastard chinchilla," size 9 X4 in., in a similar species, but owing to lower altitudes and warmer climatic conditions of habitation is smaller, with shorter and less beautiful fur, the underwool colour being darker and the top colour less pure.
The country, as opposed to the towns, of Roman Britain seems to have been divided into estates, commonly (though perhaps incorrectly) known as " villas."
As soon as these had left the island, 1895' the chief ports were occupied by French troops, and an expeditionary force under General Duchesne was afterwards landed on the north-west coast at Mojanga - commonly, but incorrectly, written Majunga - with the object of breaking the Hova authority.Advertisement
I re played the recording of our aborted final session and had judged it incorrectly when I first listened.
The system which is now almost universally in use amongst civilized nations for representing cardinal numbers is the Hindu, sometimes incorrectly called the Arabic, system.
The name is frequently, but incorrectly, applied to the Mahommedan dynasties that preceded the Moguls at Delhi, and also to the style of architecture employed by them; but of these dynasties only the Lodis were Afghans.
The figure, in this case of uniform percolation, assumed by the water in the neighbourhood of a deep well is a surface of revolution, and, however irregular the percolation and the consequent shape of the figure, it is commonly, but somewhat incorrectly, called the " cone of depression.
Ctenis has been incorrectly placed among the ferns by some authors, on account of the occurrence of supposed sporangia on its pinnae; but there is reason to believe that these so-called sporangia are probably nothing more than prominent papillose cells of the epidermis.Advertisement
For the investigation of the spectra of gases at reduced pressures the so-called Plucker tubes (more generally but incorrectly called Geissler tubes) are in common use.
Towards the end of the 7th century Pippin II., called incorrectly Pippin of Heristal, secured a preponderant authority in Austrasia, marched at the head of the Austrasians against Neustria, and gained a decisive victory at Tertry, near St Quentin (687).
On the Continent the distinction which is commonly but incorrectly made between the nobility and the gentry has never arisen, and it was unknown here while chivalry existed and heraldry was understood.
The Taytao peninsula, incorrectly called the Tres Montes on some maps, is a westward projection of the mainland, with which it is connected by the narrow isthmus of Ofqui, over which the natives and early missionaries were accustomed to carry their boats between the Moraleda Channel and Gulf of Penas.
The world of many things surrounds us; our notions, by which we manage correctly or incorrectly to describe it, are also ready made.Advertisement
It is still in great demand for certain normal purposes for which either great ease in welding or resistance to corrosion by rusting is of great importance; for purposes requiring special forms of extreme ductility which are not so confidently expected in steel; for miscellaneous needs of many users, some ignorant, some very conservative; and for remelting in the crucible processAll the best cutlery and tool steel is made either by the crucible process or in electric furnaces, and indeed all for which any considerable excellence is claimed is supposed to be so made, though often incorrectly.
There is the possibility that incorrectly assembled respiratory therapy devices connected to a tight fitting facemask could also be a hazard.
His education was limited to that which could be obtained in the common schools and at Kinderhook Academy, and there is testimony to the effect that as late as 1829, when he became secretary of state, he wrote crudely and incorrectly.
There is no mention whatever of a portable box or construction beyond the darkened room, nor is there in his later work, De Refractione Optices Parte (1593), in which he discusses the analogy between vision and the simple dark room with an aperture, but incorrectly.
Truth and error are about the individual and attach or detach predicates correctly and incorrectly.Advertisement
Our ancestors were immortalized --albeit incorrectly --in myths.
Explaining my irritation about numbers being written incorrectly was a cathartic moment.
I had incorrectly assumed that because the same security was on the new system that it was the most appropriate.
He made a very brief examination of Miss X believing, incorrectly, that she had been given chloral hydrate.
On some machines this may not work - for example if your mouse has is incorrectly configured.Advertisement
Our school's LEA English Adviser practically told me I was teaching incorrectly by introducing digraphs to Reception children.
This information is used to complete a tax return, which if completed incorrectly could result in the PCT incurring a fine.
Even at low speeds, having your child in an incorrectly fitted seat could increase their risk of injury.
Almost one in ten incorrectly assume that premature birth is mostly genetic and runs in the family.
He too, incorrectly placed the main road car headlamps on Battlesbury Hill.Advertisement
This approach is analyzed in terms of its ability to reliably identify, and provide good alternatives for, incorrectly hypothesized words.
Where any contact details are entered incorrectly the entry shall be deemed invalid.
The first -strand was shifted by one residue which consequently positioned some of the residues in the putative inositol phosphate binding site incorrectly.
Original site pix were all scanned incorrectly taking too long to download.
It is a small sea anemone that has probably overlooked before or incorrectly identified.Advertisement
Interestingly, his name was incorrectly transcribed on his record.
Hence Nabataeans became the Arabic name for Aramaeans, whether in Syria or Iran, a fact which has been incorrectly held to prove that the Nabataeans were originally Aramaean immigrants from Babylonia.
He then advanced into Caledonia and won a " famous victory " at Mons Graupius (sometimes, but incorrectly, spelt Grampius), probably near the confluence of the Tay and the Isla, where a Roman encampment of his date, Inchtuthill, has been partly examined (see Galgacus).
The view formerly maintained by the present writer (Laws of Moses and Code of Hammurabi, 1903, pp. 204 sqq., 279 seq., &c.) relied upon the difference between the exilic or post-exilic sources which unambiguously reflect Babylonian and related ideas, and the absence in other biblical sources of the features which an earlier comprehensive Babylonian influence would have produced, and it incorrectly assumed that the explanation might be found in the ordinary reconstructions of Israelite history.
Ipek has been incorrectly identified by some writers with Doclea or Dioclea (Dukle in Montenegro), the birthplace of Diocletian, and the capital of a small principality which was overthrown by the Bulgarians in the 11th century.Advertisement
In addition, over-developed mirror muscles can lead to a round-shouldered posture, which incorrectly places the scapula up and forward.
Shoji paper can also incorrectly be known as " rice paper ".
False positive screening results that incorrectly suggest an increased risk of Down 's syndrome can therefore lead to the loss of some unaffected pregnancies.
Always observe your local laws and avoid making your own fireworks, as they can cause serious injuries if you use them incorrectly.
They do this to set you up with the most appropriate account, but if you estimate incorrectly, you could have problems later on.Advertisement
The term is sometimes used incorrectly in an effort to appeal to conscientious green consumers.
When it comes to paint, if you are willing to be a little flexible on color, you can score some great deals on cans of paint that have been incorrectly mixed for other customers.
When teeth or jaws are aligned incorrectly, chewing can be a problem.
In other cases, it may be the result of incorrectly using prescription medication.
Not every veterinarian agrees on the use of certain types of medications because many have potential health risks if used incorrectly.Advertisement
These jobs can result in serious injury or damage to the home if done incorrectly.
If the work is completed incorrectly, it can lead to a fire or overloading a circuit.
It can also speak volumes if done incorrectly, so before you paint the whole room, make sure you've found the right color.
This will avoid the coupons being incorrectly printed which may make them invalid.
Many people incorrectly believe that Timberwolf Organics is owned by Diamond Pet Foods.
However, you risk injury if your weight lifting is done incorrectly.
It is highly recommended that you get fitted for even crazy lenses, simply because lenses that fit incorrectly can irritate or damage the eyes.
If you incorrectly hit the buttons, then you trip over the barrel.
Antique library oil lamps are often incorrectly identified as chandeliers or buffet lamps.
If you find a website with a NADA RV Blue Book up for sale, either the seller has titled the item incorrectly or he or she is trying to scam you and does not intend to send you anything.
Even if you type one incorrectly and don't find out until the song is done, you can go back in and edit it.
A point mutation is like a typo in the gene that causes it to work incorrectly.
Also, at that time, nearly one-third of children rode in the wrong restraint for their zage and size, and an estimated 82 percent of child safety seats were installed or used incorrectly.
Incorrectly applied, the Heimlich maneuver can break bones or damage internal organs.
As a result, the CFTR protein made from its blueprint is made incorrectly and cannot perform its function properly.
Outbreaks on college campuses have occurred among students who were not immunized or who were incorrectly immunized.
Asperger's syndrome is often incorrectly referred to as "high-functioning autism."
Food poisoning is sometimes called bacterial gastroenteritis or infectious diarrhea and is sometimes incorrectly called ptomaine poisoning.
Many parents are fearful they might hurt their child or may perform the procedure incorrectly.
If these genes are deleted, not inherited, or incorrectly imprinted, PWS develops.
Incorrectly placed beds can create all kinds of health, finance and relationship problems.
Census takers, county clerks and other officials many times wrote the surname incorrectly.
Since computers don't understand the quirks of old printing presses, some words will be indexed incorrectly.
Because permanent hair removal can involve lasers and other techniques that can produce negative results if administered incorrectly, it's important to only use a reputable hair removal clinic.
If done incorrectly, braid hair styles can lead to many problems.
Heat appliances can damage hair extensively if used incorrectly.
Flattening the hair with a heated tool can be very damaging to the hair shaft if done incorrectly.
Applying the treatment incorrectly could yield disastrous results, so you have to be especially diligent in choosing your stylist.
Some homeowners incorrectly believe that a late payment, a partial payment or a missed payment will go unnoticed by the lender.
Many false negatives are due to incorrectly reading the instructions.
False negatives can be a result of testing too soon, reading the results incorrectly, or product error.
Studies show that males tend to take condoms off incorrectly and some couples re-use the same condom (both can cause pregnancy).
Inconsistencies can also occur when using other methods such as the cap or condom, which can allow sperm to infiltrate the cervix if used incorrectly.
Condoms often fail when used incorrectly and teenagers who use prescription birth control pills often forget to take them regularly, resulting in pregnancy.
If you don't want your daughter putting her swimsuit on incorrectly or coming out of the locker room without anything on at all, keep the cut of the swimsuit as simple as possible.
The standard blade and disc blade are very sharp and may cause an injury if handled incorrectly.
Used incorrectly, sweater shavers can damage fabric, so it's essential to take the time to educate yourself about the steps that need to be followed to use the model that you select they way it is supposed to be used.
The shaving head may need replaced or might be mounted to the razor base incorrectly.
If the question is answered incorrectly, then another player gives the answering player the point value.
Many editors will not even consider manuscripts and letters that are formatted incorrectly or presented in a nonprofessional way.
Many empaths have been incorrectly diagnosed as having psychological problems when in fact, they are simply sensitives who haven't been trained to distinguish their emotions from the emotions of others.
If you receive a notice from the rebate fulfillment center saying that your request was denied because your application was incorrectly submitted, resend a copy of your application with a letter demanding your rebate.
Essentially, this tactic is cheaper because the company knows there will be a number of customers who either forget to send in the rebate application or complete the paperwork incorrectly.
However, failing to use a condom for every instance of sexual activity, or using the condom incorrectly, can significantly lower this rate.
If a black light piece is inked with "invisible" UV ink and done incorrectly, an outline of scarring may still show on your skin.
Incorrectly sized or shaped jewelry can lead to migration and rejection of your new piercing.
These piercings are often incorrectly performed, but should be treated as a surface piercing and attempted by only experienced piercers.
Many of these procedures are new, and some can be potentially dangerous if performed incorrectly.
There are many cases of watches with the brand name spelled incorrectly or with other blatant errors.
Biomedical practioners who recommend chelation say the technique improves autism symptoms is highly controversial because most traditional doctors say that it is not safe and may even be fatal, if administered incorrectly.
Ignorance of the law is not an excuse for filing papers incorrectly or paying franchise taxes late.
Weight machines are excellent because they reduce the threat of injury by preventing you from doing the intended exercise incorrectly.
However, easy as this sounds, you'll see plenty of people who perform this incorrectly.
If you strictly follow this routine to the letter, no one can tell you that you're doing it incorrectly.
Many people incorrectly associated political folk music strictly with the 60s and the Vietnam War.
Kim Johnson incorrectly answered "Kelly Goldsmith," but earned a point.
Teresa Giudice, whose name is frequently incorrectly spelled as "Teresa Guidice", of The Real Housewives of New Jersey, knows how to keep her name in the headlines.
There are three characters in particular that if cast incorrectly would have crushed Goblet of Fire, (the three other competitors in the tournament), but both skill and looks were matched perfectly - Perfectly.
His fiancé insisted she saw their wedding, but later discovers that she interpreted her "flash forward" incorrectly.
Many people who monetize their blogs believe incorrectly that submitting their sites to free social bookmarks will increase their earnings.
These businesses incorrectly assume that the more eyes that see their ad, the more people will click through and the more customers they'll have.
Images add value to the website by captivating visitors and increasing traffic, however, image placement, size, and type can hinder your web design efforts if done incorrectly.
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If a dhjan chooses incorrectly, his world suffers.
In catalogues and bibliographies, however, the expression is now generally used, conveniently if incorrectly, as synonymous with Jewish literature, including all works written by Jews in Hebrew characters, whether the language be Aramaic, Arabic or even some vernacular not related to Hebrew.
Roman armies began to enter it about 218 B.C. In 121 B.C. the coast from 1 When Cisalpine Gaul became completely Romanized, it was often known as "Gallia Togata," while the Province was distinguished as "Gallia Bracata" (bracae, incorrectly braccae, " trousers"), from the long trousers worn by the inhabitants, and the rest of Gaul as "Gallia Comata," from the inhabitants wearing their hair long.
At daylight on the 7th of October 1813 he crossed the Bidassoa in seven columns, and attacked the entire French position, which stretched in two heavily entrenched lines from north 1 Duque da Victoria, often incorrectly duke of Vitoria.
But a P is sometimes incorrectly described as " a to the power p "; the power being thus confused with the index or logarithm.
John Fleischer (sometimes incorrectly named Fletcher), of Breslau, propounded the same view in a pamphlet, De iridibus doctrina Aristotelis et Vitellonis (1574) the same explanation was given by Franciscus Maurolycus in his Photismi de lumine et umbra (1575) The most valuable of all the earlier contributions to the scientific explanation of rainbows is undoubtedly a treatise by Marco Antonio de Dominis (1566-1624), archbishop of Spalatro.
The name is pronounced Boosheer, and not Bew-shire, or Bus-hire; modern Persians write it Bushehr and, yet more incorrectly, Abushehr, and translate it as "father of the city," but it is most probably a contraction of Bokht-ardashir, the name given to the place by the first Sassanian monarch in the 3rd century.
The volume of theological tracts, again recast, was declined by two Basel publishers, Jean Frellon (at Calvin's instance) and Marrinus, but an edition Beza incorrectly makes Servetus the challenger, and the date 1534.
On the 8th of June the propositions extracted from the De Ecclesia were again taken up with some fulness of detail; some of these he repudiated as incorrectly given, others he defended; but when asked to make a general recantation he steadfastly declined, on the ground that to do so would be a dishonest admission of previous guilt.
The "On to Richmond" appeal, which appeared day after day in The Tribune, was incorrectly attributed to him, and it did not wholly meet his approval; but after the defeat in the first battle of Bull Run he was widely blamed for it.
Briggs's tract of 1617 is extremely rare, and has generally been ignored or incorrectly described.
The county commissioners have the care of county buildings, consisting chiefly of a court house, gaol and house of correction, but are not allowed to expend more than one thousand dollars for repairs, new buildings or grounds, without authority from the county convention; the commissioners have the care also of all other county property, as well as of county paupers; and once every four years they are required to visit each town of their county, inspect the taxable property therein, determine whether it is incorrectly assessed and report to the state board of equalization.
Parallel with the western walk is an immense vaulted substructure (U), incorrectly styled the cloisters, serving as cellars and store-rooms, and supporting the dormitory of the conversi above.
In other words peace among nations has now become, or is fast becoming, a positive subject of international regulation, while war is 1 This has been incorrectly rendered in the English official translation as " the sincere desire to work for the maintenance of general peace."
Two lives edited by Thomas Hearne under the names of Elmham and Titus Livius Forojuliensis come from a common source; the longer, which Hearne ascribed incorrectly to Elmham, is perhaps the original work of Livius, who was an Italian in the service of Humphrey of Gloucester, and wrote about 1440.
The proper name for these nuts is Sennhiitten or chalets, but the latter term is incorrectly applied also to houses in the village below.
Implied in every contrast of principle and fact, of rule and application, involved as we see after the event, most decisively when we react correctly upon a world incorrectly perceived, thought is yet not reflected on in the common experience.
Here, on Wallabout Bay at the bend of the East river to the westward, is the New York navy yard, the principal navy yard of the United States, established in 1801, and commonly but incorrectly called the Brooklyn navy yard.
The term is sometimes given incorrectly in architecture to a circular disk carved with a conventional rose, which is found in many early styles, the proper term being rosette.
His nose bore the appearance of having been broken and set incorrectly more than once.
Having little to guide them, they often interpreted Western taste incorrectly, and impaired their own reputation in a corresponding degree.