AskDefine | Define inaccurate

Dictionary Definition

inaccurate adj
1 not accurate; "an inaccurate translation"; "the thermometer is inaccurate" [ant: accurate]
2 not precisely accurate; "an inexact quotation" [syn: inexact]
3 containing or characterized by error; "erroneous conclusions"; "the answer was inaccurate" [syn: erroneous]

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Etymology

In- equivalent of un- + accurate.

Pronunciation

  • /ɪnˈæ.kjʊ.ɹət/

Adjective

  1. Mistaken or incorrect; not accurate.

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