adverb see mistake I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mistakenly — Mis*tak en*ly, adv. By mistake. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mistakenly — adverb 1) she mistakenly assumed that she knew him Syn: wrongly, in error, erroneously, incorrectly, falsely, fallaciously, inaccurately Ant: correctly 2) Matt mistakenly opened the letter Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • mistakenly — adverb By mistake, in error, wrongly. I mistakenly assumed that the shop was still there …   Wiktionary

  • mistakenly — adv. Mistakenly is used with these verbs: ↑attribute, ↑believe, ↑bomb, ↑equate, ↑identify, ↑interpret, ↑suppose …   Collocations dictionary

  • mistakenly — mistaken ► ADJECTIVE 1) wrong in one s opinion or judgement. 2) based on a misunderstanding or faulty judgement. DERIVATIVES mistakenly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • mistakenly — adverb in a mistaken manner (Freq. 2) he mistakenly believed it • Syn: ↑erroneously • Derived from adjective: ↑erroneous (for: ↑erroneously), ↑mistaken …   Useful english dictionary

  • mistakenly adv — The girl s been kidnapped, said Tom mistakenly …   English expressions

  • mistakenly — See mistaken. * * * …   Universalium

  • mistakenly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. badly, falsely, inadvisedly; see wrongly 1 , 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • mistakenly — mɪ steɪkÉ™nlɪ adv. with an error, accidentally, unintentionally …   English contemporary dictionary

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