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Correct (IPA: /kɝˈɛkt/)


Correct (a.)

Set right, or made straight; hence, conformable to truth, rectitude, or propriety, or to a just standard; not faulty or imperfect; free from error; as, correct behavior; correct views.

Correct (v. t.)

To make right; to bring to the standard of truth, justice, or propriety; to rectify; as, to correct manners or principles.

Correct (v. t.)

To remove or retrench the faults or errors of; to amend; to set right; as, to correct the proof (that is, to mark upon the margin the changes to be made, or to make in the type the changes so marked).

Correct (v. t.)

To bring back, or attempt to bring back, to propriety in morals; to reprove or punish for faults or deviations from moral rectitude; to chastise; to discipline; as, a child should be corrected for lying.

Correct (v. t.)

To counteract the qualities of one thing by those of another; -- said of whatever is wrong or injurious; as, to correct the acidity of the stomach by alkaline preparations.

Correct

Unincorporated community in Ripley County, Indiana

Correct

Japanish company

Correct Synonyms

Word-perfect, Letter-perfect, Right, Precise, Exact, True, Accurate, Proper, Straight

Correct Synonyms

Proper, Right

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Proper, Right

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Right, Right-minded

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Set, Adjust

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Chasten, Castigate, Chastise, Objurgate

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Even Out, Even Up, Even Off, Make Up, Compensate, Counterbalance

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Slump, Decline

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Discipline, Sort Out

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Rectify, Right

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Compensate, Redress, Right

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CORRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Complete vs Restrictive Revascularization by Coronary Angioplasty Trial

Correct Rhymes

Becht, Brecht, Checked, Decked, Fecht, Hecht, Knecht, Necked, Pecht, Pecked, Precht, Recht, Schlecht, Sect, Specht, Trekked, Wecht, Wrecked

Affect, Bedecked, Collect, Confect, Connect, Correct, Defect, Deflect, Deject, Deregt, Detect, Direct, Dissect, Effect, Eject, Elect, Erect, Expect, Infect, Inflect, Inject, Inspect, Neglect, Object, Perfect, Project, Protect, Rechecked, Reflect, Reject, Respect, Select, Subject, Suspect, Unchecked

Disaffect, Disconnect, Disinfect, Disrespect, Incorrect, Indirect, Interject, Intersect, Misdirect, Nondirect, Recollect, Reconnect, Redirect, Reelect, Reinspect, Resurrect

Interconnect, Overprotect, Teleconnect

Spanish Translation

Correct in Spanish is Correcto

Tagalog Translation

Correct in Tagalog is Baguhin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Because God loves us, because He wants us to grow into truth, He must necessarily make demands on us and must also correct us" - Pope Benedict XVI

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Certainly it is correct to say: Conscience is the voice of God." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Chapter Fifteen, Elementary Necromancy', she read out loud. 'Lesson One: Correct Use of Shovel"" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Great Bishamonten, God of War, show me the correct path. Lead us to victory." - Samurai Warriors

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I am no longer Chelsea coach and I do not have to defend them any more, so I think it is correct if I say Drogba is a diver." - José Mourinho


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