corrected corrected  /kə ˈrɛk təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having something undesirable neutralized

Usage(s):

  1. Rove corrected himself in a later grand jury session.
  2. I've corrected some of the bloggers, but no one has updated their posts.
  3. The experiments indicated that the theory should be corrected at one pointa complete solar cycle, instead of covering 52,000,000 years, should require only about 6,500,000 years.

News

  1. Russian official: law on NGOs may be 'corrected'

    A senior Russian official has suggested a controversial law on non-governmental organizations may be "corrected." Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Thursday that he would welcome changes to a bill Parliament passed last year that requires NGOs funded from abroad and engaging in vaguely defined political activity to join a list of "foreign agents," Russian news agencies reported.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Russian official: law branding NGOs 'foreign agents' may be 'corrected'

    MOSCOW — A senior Russian official has suggested a controversial law on non-governmental organizations may be "corrected."
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Russian official: law on NGOs may be 'corrected' - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    MOSCOW (AP) - A senior Russian official has suggested a controversial law on non-governmental organizations may be "corrected."
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

Quotes

  1. In a statement, Tyler says, "The doctors told me the pain in my feet could be corrected but it would require a few surgeries over time. The 'foot repair' pain was intense, greater than I'd anticipated. The months of rehabilitative care and the...
    on Sep 25, 2006 By: Steven Tyler Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. Nifong said that by the time he realized the information wasn't in that report, "it had been corrected. The defendants already had it."
    on Aug 31, 2007 By: Mike Nifong Source: FOXNews

  3. Shetty, referring to her previous opinion that Jade was racist: "I take that back. I thought it was because everybody was having an argument with me...... You know, people say things in a fit of anger and I stand corrected. I don't feel that there...
    on Jan 20, 2007 By: Shilpa Shetty Source: BBC News

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