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Synonyms for correctnesscor·rect·ness

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  1. correctnessnoun

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness

  2. correctnessnoun

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness

  3. correctnessnoun

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness

  4. correctnessnoun

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness

  5. correctnessnoun

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. correctness, rightnessnoun

    conformity to fact or truth

    Synonyms:
    appropriateness, nicety, rightness, justness

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness, wrongness

  2. correctnessnoun

    the quality of conformity to social expectations

    Synonyms:
    rightness

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness, wrongness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. correctnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    accuracy, exactness, nicety, precision, truth, propriety, faultlessness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. correctnessnoun

    Synonyms:
    accuracy, inerrancy, exactness, precision

    Antonyms:
    incorrectness, inaccuracy, inexactness, error

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#13198fairness
#17844correctness
#22876appropriateness
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#207991justness

How to use correctness in a sentence?

  1. Phillip Rolen:

    It’s political correctness run amuck.

  2. Army Col. Robert Maginnis:

    I think the seriousness Mattis will bring to this building will be translated through every policy we begin to execute, i think he will put a stamp on the organization that will be positive – no more political correctness, just a focus on being warriors.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    We have had enough with political correctness -- especially in the military. Political correctness is dangerous, and the idea that we would draft our daughters, to forcibly bring them into the military and put them in close contact -- I think is wrong, it is immoral, and if I am president, we ain't doing it.

  4. George Herbert Walker Bush:

    The notion of political correctness . declares certain topics. certain expressions . even certain gestures off-limits. What began as a crusade for civility has soured into a cause of conflict and even censorship.

  5. Guillaume Bigot:

    France is a country of men who love women, seduction is a profound part of our national identity ... the culture of the ‘French lover’ and the ‘French kiss’ is in danger because of political correctness.

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