Incorrectly vs Incorrect - What's the difference?

incorrectly | incorrect |

Incorrectly is a derived term of incorrect.


As a adverb incorrectly

is in an incorrect manner.

As a adjective incorrect is

not correct; erroneous or wrong.

incorrectly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In an incorrect manner.
  • Antonyms

    * correctly

    Anagrams

    *

    incorrect

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not correct; erroneous or wrong.
  • * He gave an incorrect answer to a simple question
  • Faulty or defective.
  • * The PC crashed due to incorrect programming
  • Inappropriate or improper.
  • * He was sacked because of his incorrect behaviour towards his secretary
  • Antonyms

    * correct * right * proper

    Derived terms

    * incorrectly * incorrectness