Wrong

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Wrong->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ wrong
wrong
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ what ought not to be
what ought not to be
what should not be
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ malum in se
malum in se
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ unreasonableness
unreasonableness
grievance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ shame
shame
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ injustice
injustice
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ unfairness
unfairness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ iniquity
iniquity
foul play
partiality
leaning
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ favor
favor
favoritism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nepotism
nepotism
party spirit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ undueness
undueness
&c. 925
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ unlawfulness
unlawfulness
&c. 964
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ robbing Peter to pay Paul
robbing Peter to pay Paul
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ the wolf and the lamb
the wolf and the lamb
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ vice
vice
&c. 945
=> a custom more honored in the breach than the observance
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ a custom more honored in the breach than the observance
a custom more honored in the breach than the observance
=>(Hamlet)
PARAG:Wrong->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be wrong
be wrong
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cry to heaven for vengeance
cry to heaven for vengeance
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do wrong
do wrong
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be inequitable
be inequitable
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ favor
favor
lean towards
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ encroach upon
encroach upon
impose upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ reap where one has not sown
reap where one has not sown
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ give an inch and take an ell
give an inch and take an ell
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rob Peter to pay Paul
rob Peter to pay Paul
PARAG:Wrong->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wrong
wrong
wrongful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bad
bad
too bad
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unjust
unjust
unfair
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inequitable
inequitable
unequitable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unequal
unequal
partial
one-sided
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ injurious
injurious
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ objectionable
objectionable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unreasonable
unreasonable
unallowable
unwarrantable
unjustifiable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ improper
improper
unfit
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unjustified
unjustified
&c. 925
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ illegal
illegal
&c. 964
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ iniquitous
iniquitous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ immoral
immoral
&c. 945
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in the wrong
in the wrong
in the wrong box
PARAG:Wrong->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ wrongly
wrongly
&c.->Adj.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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