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Synonyms for inaccurate
ɪnˈæk yər ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inaccurate(adj)

    not exact

    "an inaccurate translation"; "the thermometer is inaccurate"

    surgical, hi-fi, close, true, right, dead on target, high-fidelity, faithful, accurate, straight, veracious, dead-on(a)


  1. inaccurate(adjective)

    wrong, incorrect


  2. inaccurate(adjective)

    Mistaken or incorrect; not accurate.

    wrong, incorrect


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inaccurate(a.)

    incorrect, inexact, erroneous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inaccurate(a)

    incorrect, inexact, erroneous, faulty, wrong

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "inaccurate":

    incorrect, imprecise, inexact, erroneous, false, wrong, vague, untrue, unclear, accurate, mistaken, improper

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  1. Michael Cohen:

    Inaccurate. Donald Trump knows the truth, I know the truth, others know the truth, and here is the truth : The people of the United States of America, people of the world, don't believe what Donald Trump is saying, the man doesn't tell the truth. And it is sad that I should take responsibility for his dirty deeds.

  2. Never Trump:

    Models have been very inaccurate.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you speak with a Scientist about the glass being half-full and half-empty, she/he says that it's a SWAG (Scientific Wild Assumption Guess) based on only visual observation but not substantiated by any experimental data; and therefore it must be inaccurate. She/he will suggests that you (a) mark the glass at the bottom of the meniscus of the content, (b) pour the content into a bigger glass, (c) fill the empty glass with fresh content up to the mark, (d) add the original content back in, (e) note whether or not the combined content overflows the lip of the glass, (f) conclude that either the glass was more than half full if it overflows, or it was more than half-empty if it doesn't reach the top, (g) conclude that it was either half-full or half-empty only if it neither overflows nor fails to reach the top. Just a word of caution: Don't be surprised if the scientist, doesn't matter she or he, after all that "discussion" asks you "Now, what was your question again?

  4. Defense Department spokesperson Sue Gough:

    Any allegations that we have not been providing information on troop numbers or force posture to the( Defense Department) Agency Review Team is inaccurate, the ART has met with nearly all of the commanders of the geographic combatant commands... the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Vice Chairman.

  5. Robert Trump:

    There was no fraud or tax evasion by anyone. The facts upon which The Times bases The Times false allegations are extremely inaccurate.

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