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  Words related to err

Related / Similar Words: mistake, slip, stray, drift

 

Definition:
  • to make a mistake or be incorrect;
  • wander from a direct course or at random; "The child strayed from the path and her parents lost sight of her"; "don''t drift from the set course";

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    See Also: stumble, slip up, trip up

     

    Hyponyms: misremember, stumble, slip up, trip up, misjudge, fall for

     

    Grouped Verbs: roll, wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond

     

    Derivational Morphology: slip, slip-up, miscue, parapraxis, error, mistake, misunderstanding, misapprehension, fault, errancy, erroneousness, driftage, drift, drifting, straggler, strayer

     

     
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