Sentence Examples


  • It would, however, be incorrect to suppose that the translation of the text was left entirely to the individual taste of the translator.
  • The proceeding appears to be quite incorrect, whatever excuse there may be for treating revenue like that of the post office as non-tax revenue.
  • This supposition was shown to be incorrect, and the nature of the new element was ascertained.
  • An incorrect substitution of one name for another, a reading which gave an impossible date, insertions of spurious laws or decrees, were points which few readers would stop to notice.
  • The former term is obviously incorrect, since a quantity is not a number; and the latter is not very suggestive.