German translation of 'err'
⇒ to err in one's judgement
sich in seinem Urteil irren
⇒ it is better to err on the side of caution
man sollte im Zweifelsfall lieber zu vorsichtig sein
Example Sentences Including 'err'
Llewelyn was his sister's husband and therefore entitled to err.Here Be Dragons
Both the boy and Chade were eager for us to press on, but I was determined to err on the side of caution after our near disaster.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
more or less as yainy oonoatimy) will err little more than Bilbo, Meriadoc, or Peregrin.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
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Translation of err from the Collins English to German Dictionary