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Meaning of CORRECTNESS

Pronunciation:  kur'ektnus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  conformity to fact or truth
  2. [n]  conformity to social expectations
 

CORRECTNESS is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: rightness
 
 Antonyms: incorrectness, wrongness
 
 See Also: correctitude, political correctitude, political correctness, properness, propriety, quality

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cor*rect"ness\, n.
The state or quality of being correct; as, the correctness of
opinions or of manners; correctness of taste; correctness in
writing or speaking; the correctness of a text or copy.

Syn: Accuracy; exactness; precision; propriety.

 

 

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