incorrectamente
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (not accurately)
a. incorrectly
El concursante respondió incorrectamente. La respuesta correcta era "B".The contestant answered incorrectly. The right answer was "B."
b. wrong
Escribió mi nombre incorrectamente.You spelled my name wrong.
2. (improperly)
a. improperly
Nora se vistió incorrectamente para su primer día de trabajo y no causó una buena impresión.Nora dressed improperly on her first day of work and didn't make a good impression.
b. rudely
El cabo se dirigió incorrectamente al sargento y fue degradado.The corporal addressed the sergeant rudely and was demoted.
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incorrectamente
adverb
1 (equivocadamente) incorrectly
2 (con descortesía) discourteously
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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