Error in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Error

(computing) To function improperly due to an error, especially accompanied by error message. | (telecommunications) To show or contain an error or fault. | (nonstandard) To err.

Short Example Sentences for Error

  • 1. But it was an error of calculation. 🔊
  • 2. See to it that such error be not repeated. 🔊
  • 3. Evils accumulate because there is error at the bottom. 🔊
  • 4. Hence, the error of the atheist is obvious. 🔊
  • 5. He saw his error and darted for the door too late. 🔊
  • 6. Then Gordon fell into an error of more noted generals. 🔊
  • 7. Possible error for "forgets himself again, and says,". 🔊
  • 8. That's the standing error of politicians. 🔊
  • 9. We committed a grievous error in the way in which we solved that question. 🔊
  • 10. His error had been great, because its consequences might be serious. 🔊

How to use Error in Sentences?

  • 1. Another source of the error in question is to be found in the ambiguity of the term justice. 🔊
  • 2. A description of each error is found in the complete list at the end of the text. 🔊
  • 3. When their error had been established beyond a doubt, he did not hesitate a moment to attack it. 🔊
  • 4. A small error of fact as to the abjuration oath, but of no importance in the argument. 🔊
  • 5. Hence the law of error does not apply, and speculation by the public may unsteady prices. 🔊
  • 6. Of those illusions arising from an error of judgment, perhaps none bear directly upon our subject. 🔊
  • 7. Some do this, and escape the pernicious consequences of the error of their Church. 🔊
  • 8. But now observe the precise manner in which the error of Augustine takes its rise in his mind. 🔊
  • 9. That was an error on my part; I was unintentionally guilty of the crime of underestimation. 🔊
  • 10. Clearly there had been an error of judgment in placing him beside Mrs. Stribling. 🔊
  • 11. Susy is in error in thinking Mrs. Dodge was not there at that time; we were her guests. 🔊
  • 12. The last is a source of error pointed out by Mr. Codrington: Journal of Anthrop. 🔊
  • 13. Hammer has here again fallen into his usual error of arguing too hastily from accidental resemblances. 🔊
  • 14. But this confused and contradictory proceeding gave rise to a practical error of worse consequence. 🔊
  • 15. The greatest error that toryism and superstition have fallen into has been to suppose that knowledge will make a people disorderly. 🔊
  • 16. You certainly have seen none of them in practice; for your scholarship and administration have been full of error and wickedness. 🔊
  • 17. That is the essential error of the specialist philosopher, the specialist teacher, the specialist publicist. 🔊
  • 18. The airman seldom profits by his serious blunders, for he is no longer on the scene when the experts are pointing out what error he was guilty of. 🔊
  • 19. It is probable that the original or some subsequent scribe, observing an error at this point, inserted these figures as a correction. 🔊
  • 20. This picture might have encouraged Sheen more if he had not reflected that he was just as likely to fall into this error as were his opponents. 🔊
  • 21. There was the world, the whole wide world, plunged into an abyss of error and wrongdoin'. 🔊
  • 22. But the goodness and providence of God had resolved to put an end to his great error and to silence him forever. 🔊
  • 23. Truth nowhere finds opposition in fact, date, or principle: error is opposed by endless proofs of the kind. 🔊
  • 24. It would correct a vast deal of error in politics, in religion, in philosophy, in the social relations of life. 🔊
  • 25. I would make the Church triumph in the correction of every mental error in the country, and noble would be that triumph! 🔊