Hindi translation of 'correct'
correct /kəˈrekt कअˈरेक्ट्/
Word forms: corrects, correcting, corrected
Something that is correct is accurate and has no mistakes.
Check the address is correct.
a correct answer/diagnosis/theory
OPPOSITESincorrect, inaccurate, wrong
सही तरीके से
Did I pronounce your name correctly?
2. adjective after link verb
If you are correct, what you have said or thought is true.
If Casey is correct, the total cost will be $110 billion.
3. adjective before noun
The correct thing or method is the one that is most suitable in a particular situation.
That is not the correct way to deal with this problem.
a correct procedure/decision/interpretation
a correct answer/theory
OPPOSITESincorrect, wrongIn everyday English, you often say that something is right.
You often use correct in more formal, written contexts, especially to describe a situation where something is clearly correct or incorrect.
What was the right answer?
You did the right thing.
You can use acceptable or appropriate to talk about a situation that involves a judgement or an opinion.
the correct spelling/answer
an acceptable/appropriate level of customer service
Smoking is becoming less socially acceptable.
सही तरीके से
The exercises, correctly performed, will stretch the muscles.
4. transitive verb
If you correct a mistake, problem, or fault, you put it right.
The restaurant corrected the mistake and offered me a free lunch.
correct a mistake/error/inaccuracy
5. transitive verb
When someone corrects a piece of writing, they mark the mistakes in it.
6. transitive verb
If you correct someone, you say something which is more accurate or appropriate than what they have just said.
I must correct him on a minor point.
Correct behaviour is considered socially acceptable.
उचित तरीके से
He behaved correctly.
remember/spell/answer/identify something correctly
correctness uncountable noun
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Example Sentences Including 'correct'
Ted stood on the doormat, struggling to locate the correct key.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Tony pictured him nosing down the darkened streets, making sure he was taking the correct turns.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
He babbled to the gate man and the very correct woman in reception.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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'correct' in Other Languages
- Arabic: صَحِيح
- Brazilian Portuguese: correto correta
- Chinese: 正确的
- Croatian: ispravan ispravna
- Czech: správný
- Danish: korrekt
- Dutch: correct
- European Spanish: correcto correcta
- Finnish: oikea
- French: correct
- German: richtig
- Greek: σωστός σωστή
- Italian: corretto corretta
- Japanese: 正しい
- Korean: 옳은
- Norwegian: korrekt
- Polish: poprawny poprawna
- Portuguese: correto correta
- Romanian: corect corect, corectă, corecți, corecte
- Russian: правильный правильная
- Spanish: correcto correcta
- Swedish: riktig riktigt
- Thai: ถูกต้อง
- Turkish: doğru işlem, hareket
- Ukrainian: правильний
- Vietnamese: đúng
- Arabic: يُصَحِّحُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: corrigir
- Chinese: 纠正
- Croatian: ispraviti
- Czech: opravit opravovat
- Danish: rette
- Dutch: corrigeren
- European Spanish: corregir
- Finnish: oikaista
- French: corriger
- German: korrigieren
- Greek: διορθώνω
- Italian: correggere
- Japanese: 訂正する
- Korean: 바로잡다
- Norwegian: rette
- Polish: poprawić poprawiać
- Portuguese: corrigir
- Romanian: a corecta
- Russian: исправлять
- Spanish: corregir
- Swedish: rätta
- Thai: แก้ไขให้ถูกต้อง
- Turkish: düzeltmek hata, yanlış
- Ukrainian: виправляти виправити
- Vietnamese: sửa chữa
Translation of correct from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary