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Meaning of MISTAKEN

Pronunciation:  mi'steykun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  arising from error; "a false assumption"; "a mistaken view of the situation"
  2. [adj]  wrong in e.g. opinion or judgment; "well-meaning but misguided teachers"; "a mistaken belief"; "mistaken identity"

MISTAKEN is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: false, incorrect, misguided, wrong



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mis*tak"en\, p.a.
1. Being in error; judging wrongly; having a wrong opinion or
   a misconception; as, a mistaken man; he is mistaken.

2. Erroneous; wrong; as, a mistaken notion.

Thesaurus Terms
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