Definisi 'correct'
English to English
adjective
1 free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
Example:
• the correct answer
• the correct version
• the right answer
• took the right road
• the right decision
source: wordnet30
2 correct in opinion or judgment
Example:
• time proved him right
source: wordnet30
3 Set right, or made straight; hence, conformable to truth, rectitude, or propriety, or to a just standard; not faulty or imperfect; free from error; as, correct behavior; correct views.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
4 socially right or correct
Example:
• it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye
• correct behavior
source: wordnet30
5 in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure
Example:
• what's the right word for this?
• the right way to open oysters
source: wordnet30
verb
6 make right or correct
Example:
• Correct the mistakes
• rectify the calculation
source: wordnet30
7 make reparations or amends for
Example:
• right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust
source: wordnet30
8 censure severely
Example:
• She chastised him for his insensitive remarks
source: wordnet30
9 adjust for
Example:
• engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance
source: wordnet30
10 punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience
Example:
• The teacher disciplined the pupils rather frequently
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11 go down in value
Example:
• the stock market corrected
• prices slumped
source: wordnet30
12 alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
Example:
• Adjust the clock, please
• correct the alignment of the front wheels
source: wordnet30
13 treat a defect
Example:
• The new contact lenses will correct for his myopia
source: wordnet30
14 To make right; to bring to the standard of truth, justice, or propriety; to rectify; as, to correct manners or principles.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
falsify, appropriateness, rightness, correctness, redress, remediation, remedy, compensation, recompense, correction, wrong, compensate, counterbalance, even off, even out, even up, corrective, accurate, proper, true, care for, treat, change by reversal, reverse, turn, alter, bawl out, come down, penalise, amend, rectify, remediate, repair, proportion, flame,

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