mistake, error, fault(noun)
a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
"he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
erroneousness, fault, fracture, flaw, misapprehension, geological fault, computer error, faulting, erroneous belief, wrongdoing, defect, shift, demerit, misunderstanding, misplay, mistake, break
error, erroneous belief(noun)
a misconception resulting from incorrect information
(baseball) a failure of a defensive player to make an out when normal play would have sufficed
departure from what is ethically acceptable
error, computer error(noun)
(computer science) the occurrence of an incorrect result produced by a computer
part of a statement that is not correct
"the book was full of errors"
To function improperly due to an error, especially accompanied by error message.
To show or contain an error or fault.
The block transmission errored near the start and could not be received.
The difference between a measured or calculated value and a true one.
A play which is scored as having been made incorrectly.
One or more mistakes in a trial that could be grounds for review of the judgement.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
A delusion is a mistaken conviction, an illusion a mistaken perception or inference. An illusion may be wholly of the senses; a delusion always involves some mental error. In an optical illusion the observer sees either what does not exist, or what exists otherwise than as he sees it, as when in a mirage distant springs and trees appear close at hand. We speak of the illusions of fancy or of hope, but of the delusions of the insane. A hallucination is a false image or belief which has nothing, outside of the disordered mind, to suggest it; as, the hallucinations of delirium tremens. Compare DECEPTION; INSANITY.
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How to use error in a sentence?
In hospitals, when someone has a tragic event, a near miss, a drug error, we don't lead with' we're doing everything we can.' It's ideal to lead with' let's make ourselves open to self-criticism to make sure that we're taking care of the people who come to us for help,' the real tragedy would be to say we're doing everything we can when we're not.
I was proud of the way the guys played, there’s so many learning situations for young players and our guys to play against a great team like the Lakers. We have no margin for error, but the effort, the togetherness, the mental toughness is what we’re trying to build.
A lot of it was based on calculations that had never been used before, where there's room for human error.
Most' obstructed error' notes result from a loose piece of paper, scotch tape, band-aid, or other detritus becoming attached to the currency stock during the printing process and later falling off. Most notes of this class thus exhibit a blank area somewhere on Del Monte note.
I was toying with various things on the submarine and then an error occurred.
Translations for error
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- грешка, съдържам грешка, отклонение, показвам грешкаBulgarian
- omyl, chyba, pochybeníCzech
- fejltagelse, forseelse, fejl, afvigelseDanish
- Fehler, IrrtumGerman
- σφάλμα, λάθοςGreek
- eraro, misoEsperanto
- error, erroresSpanish
- virhe, erehdysFinnish
- botún, earráid, dearmadIrish
- mearachd, iomrallScottish Gaelic
- mistök, villa, skekkja, skyssaIcelandic
- errore, vizio, sbaglioItalian
- 間違い, 誤差, 失策, 誤り, エラーJapanese
- paklaida, klaidaLithuanian
- novirze, kļūdaLatvian
- fout, afwijking, vergissing, onjuistheid, procedurefoutDutch
- błąd, błąd pomiaruPolish
- ошибка, погрешностьRussian
- pochybenie, chybaSlovak
- phosoSouthern Sotho
- yanlış, yanılgı, hata, kusur, suçTurkish
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