The state or condition of being mistaken.

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  • Mistakenness — Mis*tak en*ness, n. Erroneousness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mistakenness — mɪ steɪkÉ™nnɪs n. wrongness, incorrectness, inaccuracy, erroneousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mistakenness — mis·tak·en·ness …   English syllables

  • mistakenness — noun see mistaken …   Useful english dictionary

  • mistaken — mistakenly, adv. mistakenness, n. /mi stay keuhn/, adj. 1. wrongly conceived, held, or done: a mistaken antagonism. 2. erroneous; incorrect; wrong: a mistaken answer. 3. having made a mistake; being in error. [1590 1600; ptp. of MISTAKE; see EN3] …   Universalium

  • wrongness — wrong·ness || rɔŋnɪs / rÉ’ n. incorrectness; immorality; unjustness; unfairness; mistakenness, erroneousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mistaken — adjective wrong in one s opinion or judgement. ↘based on a misunderstanding or faulty judgement. Derivatives mistakenly adverb mistakenness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • inaccuracy — noun 1) the inaccuracy of recent opinion polls Syn: incorrectness, inexactness, imprecision, erroneousness, mistakenness, fallaciousness, faultiness Ant: correctness 2) the article contained a number of inaccuracies Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • fallacy — n 1. false or mistaken notion, misconception, misbelief, misapprehension, misjudgment, miscalculation; error, mistake, solecism, heresy; illusion, delusion, bubble, chimera, fantasy. 2. sophistry, sophism, casuistry, Logic. paralogism, Latin, non …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inaccuracy — n 1. inexactness, inexactitude, imprecision, unpreciseness, laxness, laxity, looseness; erro neousness, fallaciousness, mistakenness, wrongness, incorrectness, faultiness. 2. error, mistake, corrigendum; blunder, botch, bungle, flub, muff; leak,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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