False and Wrong


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False adjective – Not being in agreement with what is true.
Usage example: early reports about the explosion contained much false information

Wrong is a synonym for false in incorrect topic. In some cases you can use "Wrong" instead the word "False" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like characteristic, fake, true, correct. popular alternative
Nearby Words: falsify, falsehood, falsity, falseness, falsification
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Wrong adjective – Having an opinion that does not agree with truth or the facts.
Usage example: I'm sorry, but the latest research proves you wrong

False is a synonym for wrong in incorrect topic. You can use "False" instead an adjective "Wrong", if it concerns topics such as characteristic, property, true, correct. popular alternative
Nearby Words: wrongful, wrongly, wronging, wronged, wrongfully
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Things that words describes

impression false impression wrong impression
move false move wrong move
idea false idea wrong idea
name false name wrong name
Other nouns: assumption, information, message, names.

Both words in one sentence

  • Red Pill, Blue Pill Something goes wrong and he embarks on a spy adventure very similar to the false memories he was going to get.
  • In Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, the knight guarding the Holy Grail explains that, "The true Grail will give you life, and the false Grail will take life from you." When Donovan drinks from the wrong Grail, he ages rapidly until he dies, his body decomposes and turns to dust.
    Source: Liquid Assets
  • The guessing penalty is often inversely proportional to how many choices there are; for example, getting a question with two answer choices (usually true/false questions) wrong will take away half a point.
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