Correct in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Correct

Free from error; true; accurate. | With good manners; well behaved; conforming with accepted standards of behaviour. | (transitive) To make something that was wrong become right; to remove error from.

Short Example Sentences for Correct

  • 1. Canby was correct in his surmise. 🔊
  • 2. Explain and correct the errors in punctuation: 4. 🔊
  • 3. You're correct about the cop. 🔊
  • 4. Lessingham's disclaimer was in quite the correct vein. 🔊
  • 5. Point out and correct the faults in the following sentences: 9. 🔊
  • 6. For Archie was everything that was most correct in the way of bridegrooms. 🔊
  • 7. That's the one thing I was correct on. 🔊
  • 8. The correct list is as follows:-- 1. 🔊
  • 9. San Martin's method of conducting the campaign was the correct one. 🔊

How to use Correct in Sentences?

  • 1. Her pronunciation was as deliberately correct as if she were reading from a dictionary. 🔊
  • 2. To correct this defect she set about collecting and classifying the necessary material. 🔊
  • 3. Notice the ease with which iron may be treated if a correct mode of working be employed. 🔊
  • 4. This was coming very close to the correct solution, that of a revolving propeller. 🔊
  • 5. It was not correct to be seen alone, and comfort and freedom had to be sacrificed. 🔊
  • 6. It, is beautiful, well proportioned, and illustrative of a correct treatment of metal. 🔊
  • 7. The conception of Plato, in the days before logic, seems to be more correct than this. 🔊
  • 8. He spelled them as he thought they should be, and if he made a mistake, Rafe would correct him. 🔊
  • 9. He glanced at Brook to make certain that he took the correct one and Brook nodded, still smiling. 🔊
  • 10. He was tying a fastidiously correct bow on his tan oxford when he happened to glance out of the window. 🔊
  • 11. There was none of the white woodwork and panelled severity which sounded the correct and most recent note. 🔊
  • 12. This picture is not so generally exhibited here; but it is quite as correct as the other, and as true to the period. 🔊
  • 13. I have given what is a correct decoration for a plate and cup and saucer, but there are other methods of treatment than those just named. 🔊
  • 14. It is of course equally correct to write the above as two sentences each, replacing the semicolons by periods. 🔊
  • 15. He is responsible for the correct sortation of every letter that he deals with, and he has to be expert in tying letters in bundles. 🔊
  • 16. The spirits of our deceased relatives and friends announced themselves, and generally gave a correct account of their earthly lives. 🔊
  • 17. Although perfectly aware of the deception, there are few who can correct the impressions received, and trace them to their legitimate source. 🔊
  • 18. This series may not be taken as correct for all electrolytes, for different electrolytes alter somewhat the order of the elements in the series. 🔊
  • 19. Gray could have talked to them of so many things, showed them so easily how wide his knowledge was, how correct his taste. 🔊
  • 20. In the course of a few days I will send them both to you engraved, and from them you can correct the two works. 🔊
  • 21. That he was probably suffering from overwrought nerves, resulting from excessive risks which his run had involved, is a more correct inference. 🔊
  • 22. He still called it supper; and, as in the matter of the silk hat, his wife no longer strove to correct him. 🔊
  • 23. It would correct a vast deal of error in politics, in religion, in philosophy, in the social relations of life. 🔊
  • 24. Even the Englishman began to feel interested in the subject, and desirous of gaining more correct information than these mere flying reports. 🔊
  • 25. In order to correct this I ordered the account of the Sicos to be made up for the last eight months only. 🔊
  • 26. Minor changes have been made to correct typesetters' errors; otherwise, every effort has been made to remain true to the author's words and intent. 🔊