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Definitions of err

  1. wander from a direct course or at random; "The child strayed from the path and her parents lost sight of her"; "don't drift from the set course" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. to make a mistake or be incorrect Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. To wander; to roam; to stray. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To deviate from the true course; to miss the thing aimed at. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To miss intellectual truth; to fall into error; to mistake in judgment or opinion; to be mistaken. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To deviate morally from the right way; to go astray, in a figurative sense; to do wrong; to sin. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To offend, as by erring. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To commit a sin; make a mistake; to go astray morally. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. To wander from the right way: to go astray: to mistake: to sin. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. To wander; go astray; mistake. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. To wander from the truth or right; mistake; sin. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. To mislead; to cause to err. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. To wander from or miss the right way; to deviate from the path of duty; to mistake; to commit error; to sin. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. To wander or stray from the right way; to deviate from the line or path of duty; to miss the right way; to commit error. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. er, v.i. to wander from the right way: to go astray: to mistake: to sin.--adj. ERR'ABLE, capable of erring.--n. ERRAT'IC, a wanderer: an erratic boulder.--adjs. ERRAT'IC, -AL, wandering: having no certain course: not stationary: irregular.--adv. ERRAT'ICALLY.--n. ERR[=A]'TUM, an error in writing or printing, esp. one noted in a list at the end of a book:--pl. ERR[=A]'TA.--adj. ERR[=O]'NEOUS, erring: full of error: wrong: mistaken: (obs.) wandering.--adv. ERR[=O]'NEOUSLY.--ns. ERR[=O]'NEOUSNESS; ERR'OR, a deviation from truth, right, &c.: a blunder or mistake: a fault: sin; ERR'ORIST. [Fr. errer--L. err[=a]re, to stray; cog. with Ger. irren, and irre, astray.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  16. (part. & vbl n. pron. ering). Make mistakes; (of statements &c.) be incorrect; sin. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  17. To wander, to ramble; to miss the right way, to stray; to deviate from any purpose; to commit errors, to mistake. Complete Dictionary

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