Synonyms of 'in the wrong'
mistaken or guiltyHe didn't argue because he knew he was in the wrong.
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in the sense of at fault
to be to blame for something wrongShe didn't accept that she was at fault.
in the sense of mistaken
wrong in opinion or judgmentI see I was mistaken about you.
off the mark,
off base (US, Canadian, informal),
barking up the wrong tree (informal),
off beam (informal),
getting the wrong end of the stick (informal),
way off beam (informal),
under a misapprehension,
labouring under a misapprehension
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Thesaurus for in the wrong from the Collins English Thesaurus