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1. wrong

adjective. ['ˈrɔŋ'] not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth.

Synonyms

  • correctness
  • erroneous
  • fallacious
  • improper
  • inaccurate
  • incorrect
  • mistaken
  • false

Antonyms

  • right
  • accurate
  • wrongness
  • true
  • correct
  • incorrectness

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word civil-wrong


1. Noun Phrase
In legal terms, a defamation case is a tort, or civil wrong****.

2. wrong

adjective. ['ˈrɔŋ'] contrary to conscience or morality or law.

Synonyms

  • rightness
  • misguided
  • reprehensible
  • unethical
  • evil
  • unjust
  • immoral
  • improper
  • criminal
  • condemnable
  • deplorable
  • wicked
  • vicious
  • mistaken

Antonyms

  • proper
  • ethical
  • right
  • good
  • just
  • wrongness
  • virtuous

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military.

Antonyms

  • unrefined

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

4. wrong

adjective. ['ˈrɔŋ'] not appropriate for a purpose or occasion.

Synonyms

  • inappropriate

Antonyms

  • genuine
  • legitimate

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. wrong

adjective. ['ˈrɔŋ'] not functioning properly.

Synonyms

  • amiss
  • haywire
  • malfunctioning
  • awry

Antonyms

  • incorrect
  • improperness
  • inappropriateness
  • impropriety

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. wrong

noun. ['ˈrɔŋ'] that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law.

Synonyms

  • injustice
  • unjustness

Antonyms

  • justice
  • right
  • fair

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. wrong

noun. ['ˈrɔŋ'] any harm or injury resulting from a violation of a legal right.

Synonyms

  • legal injury
  • injury

Antonyms

  • beneficent
  • unfairness
  • impartial

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. wrong

adverb. ['ˈrɔŋ'] in an inaccurate manner.

Synonyms

  • incorrectly

Antonyms

  • right
  • beneficence

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others.

Synonyms

  • polite

Antonyms

  • uncivil
  • impoliteness

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

10. wrong

verb. ['ˈrɔŋ'] treat unjustly; do wrong to.

Synonyms

  • aggrieve
  • do by
  • sandbag
  • victimize
  • victimise
  • handle

Antonyms

  • inequity
  • honorable
  • equitable
  • chaste

Etymology

  • wrong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wrang (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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