Definition of 'erroneous'
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The US-led coalition has announced investigations into a series of reports of erroneous airstrikes in recent weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Subsequent checks suggested that these reports were erroneous. Times, Sunday Times (2008)These erroneous beliefs used not to matter, but now they do. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But'these allegations are full of misleading and erroneous claims. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What he found out was that he had been seized in the erroneous belief that he was American. Times, Sunday Times (2015)With strong internal controls, a church can more easily refute erroneous claims brought by any form of media. Christianity Today (2000)It added: 'We apologise that this erroneous report was issued. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He added: 'I am quite happy for our firm to be fined if we file erroneous claims. Times, Sunday Times (2012)People who come to see my solo shows have come to be entertained by the fact that I like ranting against erroneous belief systems. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'erroneous'
British English: erroneous ADJECTIVE
Beliefs, opinions, or methods that are erroneous are incorrect or only partly correct.
His charts also contained erroneous information.
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