Inadvertently vs Erroneously - What's the difference?

inadvertently | erroneously |


As adverbs the difference between inadvertently and erroneously

is that inadvertently is unintentionally, because of an oversight while erroneously is in an erroneous manner.

inadvertently

English

Adverb

(-)
  • unintentionally, because of an oversight
  • * 2013 , Chris Bevan, " Borussia Dortmund 0-1 Arsenal", BBC Sport , 6 November 2013:
  • Neven Subotic hooked a volley wide after Ramsey inadvertently headed a Reus free-kick back into the danger zone, and Blaszczykowski was also off target when he met Kevin Grosskreutz's cross.
    Antonyms
    * advertently * advert

    erroneously

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • In an erroneous manner.
  • Incorrectly.