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  • 1 Wrong — Single par Depeche Mode extrait de l’album Sounds of the Universe Face A Wrong Face B Oh Well Sortie 24 février 2009 Enregistrement …

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  • 2 Wrong — «Wrong» Sencillo de Depeche Mode del álbum Sounds of the Universe Lado B Oh Well Formato Disco de vinilo de 7 y 12 , CD y Descarga digital Grabación 2008 …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 3 Wrong — «Wrong» Сингл Depeche Mode …

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  • 4 wrong — 1 n 1: a violation of the rights of another; esp: tort 2: something (as conduct, practices, or qualities) contrary to justice, goodness, equity, or law the difference between right and wrong wrong 2 vt: to do a wrong to …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 wrong — [rôŋ] adj. [ME, crooked, twisted, wrong < OE wrang < ON rangr, wrangr, wrong, twisted: for IE base see WRING] 1. not in accordance with justice, law, morality, etc.; unlawful, immoral, or improper 2. not in accordance with an established… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Wrong — (?; 115), a. [OE. wrong, wrang, a. & n., AS. wrang, n.; originally, awry, wrung, fr. wringan to wring; akin to D. wrang bitter, Dan. vrang wrong, Sw. vr[*a]ng, Icel. rangr awry, wrong. See {Wring}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Twisted; wry; as, a wrong… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 wrong — wrong; wrong·er; wrong·ful; wrong·ly; wrong·ness; wrong·ous; wrong·ful·ly; wrong·ful·ness; wrong·head·ed·ly; wrong·head·ed·ness; wrong·heart·ed·ness; wrong·ous·ly; …

    English syllables

  • 8 Wrong — Wrong, n. [AS. wrang. See {Wrong}, a.] That which is not right. Specifically: (a) Nonconformity or disobedience to lawful authority, divine or human; deviation from duty; the opposite of moral {right}. [1913 Webster] When I had wrong and she the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 wrong — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not correct or true; mistaken or in error. 2) unjust, dishonest, or immoral. 3) in a bad or abnormal condition; amiss. ► ADVERB 1) in a mistaken or undesirable manner or direction. 2) with an incorrect result. ► …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 wrong — [adj1] incorrect amiss, askew, astray, at fault, awry, bad, counterfactual, defective, erratic, erring, erroneous, fallacious, false, faulty, fluffed, goofed*, inaccurate, in error, inexact, miscalculated, misconstrued, misfigured, misguided,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 wrong — like right, exists as an adverb alongside the regularly formed word wrongly. It is mostly used with a limited number of words and means roughly ‘incorrectly’, or ‘astray’, as in We guessed wrong and I said it wrong. In these cases wrongly can… …

    Modern English usage

  • 12 Wrong — (?; 115), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wronged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wronging}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To treat with injustice; to deprive of some right, or to withhold some act of justice from; to do undeserved harm to; to deal unjustly with; to injure. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Wrong — (englisch: falsch) bezeichnet unter anderem: Wrong (Depeche Mode Lied), Single der Band Depeche Mode aus dem Jahr 2009 Wrong (Everything but the Girl Lied), Single der Band Everything but the Girl aus dem Jahr 1996 Wrong ist der Familienname… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 14 Wrong — Wrong, adv. In a wrong manner; not rightly; amiss; morally ill; erroneously; wrongly. [1913 Webster] Ten censure wrong for one that writes amiss. Pope. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Wrong — Wrong, obs. imp. of {Wring}. Wrung. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 wrong — n injustice, injury, grievance Analogous words: damage, *injury, harm, mischief: violation, infraction, *breach, trespass, transgression: hardship, *difficulty wrong adj 1 *false …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 17 wrong — vb Wrong, oppress, persecute, aggrieve can mean to inflict injury upon a person without just cause or in an outrageous manner. One wrongs another who injures him by unjustifiably depriving him of his property or his good name or by violating… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 18 wrong|do|er — «RNG DOO uhr, RONG », noun. a person who does wrong …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 wrong|o — «RNG oh, RONG », noun, plural wrong|os. Slang. a wrongdoer; badman …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 wrong — wrong1 W1S1 [rɔŋ US ro:ŋ] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not correct)¦ 2 be wrong (about somebody/something) 3¦(problems)¦ 4¦(not the right one)¦ 5¦(not morally right)¦ 6¦(not suitable)¦ 7¦(not working)¦ 8 be the wrong way round/around 9 the wrong way up …

    Dictionary of contemporary English