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  1. wronglyadverb

    Synonyms:
    erroneously, incorrectly, mistakenly

    Antonyms:
    rightly, correctly

  2. wronglyadverb

    In an unfair or immoral manner; unjustly.

    Synonyms:
    incorrectly, mistakenly, erroneously

    Antonyms:
    correctly, rightly

  3. wronglyadverb

    Incorrectly; by error.

    I wrongly assumed that it would be an easy job.

    Synonyms:
    mistakenly, incorrectly, erroneously

    Antonyms:
    rightly, correctly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wronglyadverb

    without justice or fairness

    "wouldst not play false and yet would wrongly win"- Shakespeare

    Synonyms:
    incorrectly, wrong

    Antonyms:
    right, correctly, aright

  2. incorrectly, wrongly, wrongadverb

    in an inaccurate manner

    "he decided to reveal the details only after other sources had reported them incorrectly"; "she guessed wrong"

    Synonyms:
    falsely, incorrectly, wrong

    Antonyms:
    correctly, aright, right

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wronglyadjective

    Synonyms:
    erroneously, WRONG, amiss

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#26399wrongly
#26408falsely
#30257mistakenly
#30416unfairly
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#37095erroneously
#41078inappropriately
#51455unjustly
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How to use wrongly in a sentence?

  1. Michael Bloomberg:

    Democrats wrongly blame the private sector for our problems.

  2. Dr Blake:

    That income inequality is a big predictor of sexy selfies suggests that sexy selfies are a marker of social climbing among women that tracks economic incentives in the local environment, rightly or wrongly, in today’s environment, looking sexy can generate large returns, economically, socially, and personally.

  3. Michael Curry:

    We need our president, and all who hold office, to be moral leaders, for the sake of George Floyd, for all who have wrongly suffered, and for the sake of us all, we need leaders to help us to be 'one nation, under God, with liberty and justice for all.'.

  4. Michael Brown:

    You have this triangle of everyone's fighting over who's responsible for what. And the person caught in the middle, rightly or wrongly, is the victim. All they want to do is just get their lives back to normal.

  5. Kevin McCarthy:

    Over the past several weeks a growing number of House Democrats wrongly blamed the violence in the Middle East on Israel, in fact, Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,RashidaTlaib, and Cori Bush irresponsibly tried to delegitimize our closest ally in the region, calling it an ‘apartheid state.’ Within days, this same sentiment of bigotry spilled into several major U.S. cities. Graphic videos showed pro-Hamas mobs intentionally target random Americans simply because they were Jewish.

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