Error

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Error->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ error
error
fallacy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ misconception
misconception
misapprehension
misstanding
misunderstanding
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inexactness
inexactness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ laxity
laxity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ misconstruction
misconstruction
&c.(misinterpretation) 523
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ miscomputation
miscomputation
&c.(misjudgment) 481
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ non sequitur
non sequitur
&c. 477
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mis-statement
mis-statement
mis-report
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mumpsimus
mumpsimus
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mistake
mistake
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ miss
miss
fault
blunder
quiproquo
cross purposes
oversight
misprint
erratum
corrigendum
slip
blot
flaw
loose thread
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ trip
trip
stumble
&c.(failure) 732
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ botchery
botchery
&c.(want of skill) 699
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ slip of the tongue
slip of the tongue
slip of the pen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ lapsus linguae
lapsus linguae
clerical error
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bull
bull
&c.(absurdity) 497
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ haplography
haplography
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ illusion
illusion
delusion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ false impression
false impression
false idea
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bubble
bubble
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ self-decit
self-decit
self-deception
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mists of error
mists of error
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ heresy
heresy
&c.(heterodoxy) 984
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hallucination
hallucination
&c.(insanity) 503
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ false light
false light
&c.(fallacy of vision) 443
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dream
dream
&c.(fancy) 515
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ fable
fable
&c.(untruth) 546
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bias
bias
&c.(misjudgment) 481
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ misleading
misleading
&c.->V.
PARAG:Error->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be erroneous
be erroneous
&c.->Adj.
cause error
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ mislead
mislead
misguide
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lead astray
lead astray
lead into error
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ beguile
beguile
misinform
&c.(misteach) 538
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ delude
delude
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give a false impression
give a false impression
give a false idea
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ falsify
falsify
misstate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ deceive
deceive
&c. 545
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lie
lie
&c. 544
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ err
err
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be-in error
be-in error
&c.->Adj.
be mistaken
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be deceived
be deceived
&c.(duped) 547
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ mistake
mistake
receive a false impression
deceive oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fall into error
fall into error
lie under error
labor under an error
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be in the wrong
be in the wrong
blunder
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ misapprehend
misapprehend
misconceive
misunderstand
misreckon
miscount
miscalculate
&c.(misjudge) 481
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ play at cross purposes
play at cross purposes
be at cross purposes
&c.(misinterpret) 523
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ trip
trip
stumble
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lose oneself
lose oneself
&c.(uncertainty) 475
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ go astray
go astray
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ fail
fail
&c. 732
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be in the wrong box
be in the wrong box
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ take the wrong sow by the ear
take the wrong sow by the ear
&c.(mismanage) 699
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ put the saddle on the wrong horse
put the saddle on the wrong horse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ reckon without one's host
reckon without one's host
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ take the shadow for the substance
take the shadow for the substance
&c.(credulity) 486
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ dream
dream
&c.(imagine) 515
PARAG:Error->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ erroneous
erroneous
untrue
false
devoid of truth
fallacious
apocryphal
unreal
ungrounded
groundless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsubstantial
unsubstantial
&c. 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ heretical
heretical
&c.(heterodox) 984
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsound
unsound
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ illogical
illogical
&c. 477
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ inexact
inexact
unexact inaccurate
incorrect
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ indefinite
indefinite
&c.(uncertain) 475
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ illusive
illusive
illusory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ delusive
delusive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ mock
mock
ideal
&c.(imaginary) 515
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ spurious
spurious
&c. 545
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ deceitful
deceitful
&c. 544
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ perverted
perverted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ controvertible
controvertible
unsustainable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unauthenticated
unauthenticated
untrustworthy
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ exploded
exploded
refuted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ discarded
discarded
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in error
in error
under an error
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ mistaken
mistaken
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ tripping
tripping
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ out
out
out in one's reckoning
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ aberrant
aberrant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ beside the mark
beside the mark
wide of the mark
wide of the truth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ astray
astray
&c.(at fault) 475
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ on a false scent
on a false scent
on the wrong scent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in the wrong box
in the wrong box
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ at cross purposes
at cross purposes
all in the wrong
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ all out
all out
PARAG:Error->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ more or less
more or less

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