erróneo

erróneo
adj.
erroneous, equivocal, wrong, mistaken.
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erróneo
adjetivo
1 erroneous, wrong, mistaken, unsound
juicio erróneo unsound judgement
explicación errónea wrong explanation
identificación errónea mistaken identity
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(f. - errónea)
adj.
erroneous, wrong
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ADJ (=equivocado) mistaken, erroneous; (=falso) untrue, false
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-nea adjetivo (frml) <decisión/afirmación> wrong, erroneous (frml)

debido a un cálculo erróneo — owing to a miscalculation

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= erroneous, false, misguided, misleading, wrong, wrong-headed, misapplied, fallacious, misplaced, misinformed, in error.
Ex. Mistakes in check-in will occasionally lead to erroneous entries in the receipt history.
Ex. The concept 'Senses' constitutes a false link in the chain.
Ex. We have long recognized the necessity for medical schools and law schools to lead the way in exploring new methods and new ideas -- even ones that prove to be wrong or misguided.
Ex. Some titles are deliberately misleading or eye-catching, rather than informative.
Ex. In a conventional system, the omission of a punctuation mark or an abbreviation will not necessarily cause an entry to be filed in the wrong place, because humans can compensate for variations in spelling and punctuation.
Ex. His largest group of intentional alterations consisted of 27 relatively minor emendations, mostly wrong-headed.
Ex. The word 'archival' has been rejected so as to avoid some misapplied promotional efforts by vendors.
Ex. On the basis of current knowledge it seems fallacious to describe people's consumer behavior as having clear-cut objectives.
Ex. Because of the nature of AIDS, much misinformation, prejudice, and misplaced fear exist both within the general public and in professional communities worldwide.
Ex. In the 1990s damaging stereotypes and misguided caricatures persist in dominating the American public's generally misinformed view of what it means to be a librarian.
Ex. Errors are indicated by a flashing light and the repositioning of the cursor at the item in error.
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* aplicar un tratamiento erróneo = mistreat.
* colocado en lugar erróneo = misplaced.
* correo con dirección errónea = misdirected mail.
* interpretación errónea = misinterpretation, misrepresentation.
* llevar a conclusiones erróneas = mislead.
* representación errónea = misrepresentation.
* ser erróneo = be wide of the mark, be wrong, be in error.
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-nea adjetivo (frml) <decisión/afirmación> wrong, erroneous (frml)

debido a un cálculo erróneo — owing to a miscalculation

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= erroneous, false, misguided, misleading, wrong, wrong-headed, misapplied, fallacious, misplaced, misinformed, in error.

Ex: Mistakes in check-in will occasionally lead to erroneous entries in the receipt history.

Ex: The concept 'Senses' constitutes a false link in the chain.
Ex: We have long recognized the necessity for medical schools and law schools to lead the way in exploring new methods and new ideas -- even ones that prove to be wrong or misguided.
Ex: Some titles are deliberately misleading or eye-catching, rather than informative.
Ex: In a conventional system, the omission of a punctuation mark or an abbreviation will not necessarily cause an entry to be filed in the wrong place, because humans can compensate for variations in spelling and punctuation.
Ex: His largest group of intentional alterations consisted of 27 relatively minor emendations, mostly wrong-headed.
Ex: The word 'archival' has been rejected so as to avoid some misapplied promotional efforts by vendors.
Ex: On the basis of current knowledge it seems fallacious to describe people's consumer behavior as having clear-cut objectives.
Ex: Because of the nature of AIDS, much misinformation, prejudice, and misplaced fear exist both within the general public and in professional communities worldwide.
Ex: In the 1990s damaging stereotypes and misguided caricatures persist in dominating the American public's generally misinformed view of what it means to be a librarian.
Ex: Errors are indicated by a flashing light and the repositioning of the cursor at the item in error.
* aplicar un tratamiento erróneo = mistreat.
* colocado en lugar erróneo = misplaced.
* correo con dirección errónea = misdirected mail.
* interpretación errónea = misinterpretation, misrepresentation.
* llevar a conclusiones erróneas = mislead.
* representación errónea = misrepresentation.
* ser erróneo = be wide of the mark, be wrong, be in error.

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erróneo -nea
adjective
(frml); ‹decisión/afirmación› wrong, erroneous (frml)
sería erróneo afirmar que … it would be wrong o erroneous to say that …
debido a un cálculo erróneo owing to a mistake in the calculations, owing to a miscalculation
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erróneo
-nea adjetivo (frml) ‹decisión/afirmaciónwrong, erroneous (frml)

erróneo,-a adjetivo erroneous, wrong

'erróneo' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
errónea
- incorrecta
- incorrecto
English:
erroneous
- false
- improper
- misconceived
- misleading
- mistaken
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erróneo, -a adj
[juicio, afirmación, decisión] mistaken, erroneous; [cálculo, datos] incorrect, wrong;
sería erróneo claudicar ahora it would be a mistake to give in now
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erróneo
adj wrong, erroneous fml
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erróneo, -nea adj
equivocado: erroneous, wrong
erróneamente adv
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erróneo adj wrong / incorrect

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • errôneo — adj. 1. Em que há erro. 2. Falso. 3. Contrário à verdade.   ♦ Grafia em Portugal: erróneo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • erróneo — adj. 1. Em que há erro. 2. Falso. 3. Contrário à verdade.   ♦ Grafia no Brasil: errôneo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • erroneo — /e r:ɔneo/ agg. [dal lat. erroneus vagante ]. [non esatto, non rispondente al vero: opinione e. ] ▶◀ e ◀▶ [➨ errato] …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • erróneo — a ‘Equivocado o que contiene error’: «Él sacó la impresión, quizá errónea, de que usted considera muy extraña esta desaparición» (Val Hendaya [Esp. 1981]). No debe confundirse con errático (‘errante’; → errático) …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • erróneo — erróneo, ea adjetivo equivocado, desacertado*, falso, inexacto, errado, defectuoso*, tergiversado*, torcido. * * * Sinónimos: ■ equivocado …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • erróneo — erróneo, a adjetivo 1. (antepuesto / pospuesto) Que tiene errores o resulta equivocado: Utilizó datos erróneos. La operación es errónea. Su errónea previsión nos ha llevado a una situación difícil …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • erróneo — (Del lat. erroneus.) ► adjetivo Que no es acertado o que contiene error: ■ realizó un juicio erróneo. SINÓNIMO equivocado ANTÓNIMO correcto * * * erróneo, a adj. Hecho o dicho con error: ‘Una determinación [o afirmación] errónea’. ≃ Equivocado. * …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • erroneo — er·rò·ne·o agg. 1. CO che contiene un errore: calcolo erroneo; che si basa su un errato presupposto logico: un interpretazione erronea dei fatti Sinonimi: 1errato, impreciso, 1inesatto, sbagliato, scorretto; falso. Contrari: corretto, 1esatto,… …   Dizionario italiano

  • erróneo — adj Que implica o contiene un error; equivocado: un concepto erróneo de la buena nutrición, Se presta a interpretaciones erróneas , políticas erróneas, resultados erróneos …   Español en México

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