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mis·tak·en

 (mĭ-stā′kən)
v.
Past participle of mistake.
adj.
1. Wrong or incorrect in opinion, understanding, or perception.
2. Based on error; wrong: a mistaken view of the situation.

mis·tak′en·ly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.mistakenly - in a mistaken mannermistakenly - in a mistaken manner; "he mistakenly believed it"
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mistakenly

adverb incorrectly, wrongly, falsely, by mistake, inappropriately, erroneously, in error, inaccurately, misguidedly, fallaciously They mistakenly believed the licences they held were sufficient.
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Translations
خَطَأًعن طَريق الخَطَأ
mylněomylem
fejlagtigt
väärin
pogrešno
tévesen
vegna mistaka
間違って
잘못 알고서
omylom
felaktigt
อย่างเข้าใจผิด
yanlışlıklahatalı olarak
một cách sai lầm

mistakenly

[mɪsˈteɪkənlɪ] ADV
1. (= wrongly) [believe, assume] → equivocadamente, erróneamente
2. (= accidentally) → por equivocación, por error
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mistakenly

[mɪˈsteɪkənli] adv (= incorrectly) [believe, think, assume] → erronément
(= by mistake) [bomb, kill, send] → par erreur
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

mistakenly

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mistakenly

[mɪsˈteɪknlɪ] adv (believe) → erroneamente; (by mistake) → per errore
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mistake

(miˈsteik) past tense miˈstook (-ˈstuk) : past participle miˈstaken verb
1. (with for) to think that (one person or thing) is another. I mistook you for my brother in this bad light.
2. to make an error about. They mistook the date, and arrived two days early.
noun
a wrong act or judgement. a spelling mistake; It was a mistake to trust him; I took your umbrella by mistake – it looks like mine.
miˈstaken adjective
wrong. You are mistaken if you think he's clever.
miˈstakenly adverb
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mistakenly

خَطَأً mylně fejlagtigt fälschlicherweise εσφαλμένα equivocadamente väärin par erreur pogrešno erroneamente 間違って 잘못 알고서 ten onrechte feilaktig mylnie por engano ошибочно felaktigt อย่างเข้าใจผิด yanlışlıkla một cách sai lầm 错误地
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He has not only Tourguenief's transparency of style, unclouded by any mist of the personality which we mistakenly value in style, and which ought no more to be there than the artist's personality should be in a portrait; but he has a method which not only seems without artifice, but is so.
It SEEMS, mistakenly, as if the animals had had this situation in mind throughout, when in fact they have been continually pushed by discomfort.
The perfectly natural mistakes which thus arise constitute a large proportion of what is, mistakenly in part, called self-deception, and attributed by Freud to the "censor."
You are so distressed, so overwrought, that you look at many things mistakenly."
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These latter states of mind had one cause amongst others, which he had generously but mistakenly avoided mentioning to Rosamond, lest it should affect her health and spirits.
Seeing a fact which you mistakenly consider deserving of contempt, you refuse to take a humane view of a fellow creature.
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