Übersetzung von “wrong” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /rɒŋ/ us /rɔŋ/

A1 not correct

errado, errôneo
the wrong answer
We’re going the wrong way.
be wrong

A2 to think or say something that is not correct

estar errado
You were wrong about the party – it’s today, not tomorrow.

B1 If something is wrong, there is a problem.

There’s something wrong with my computer.
what’s wrong?

B1 used to ask what the problem is

qual é o problema?
get something wrong

B1 to produce an answer or result that is not correct, or to say or write something that is not correct

errar algo, interpretar algo mal
I got most of the answers wrong.
The newspapers got the story completely wrong.

morally bad

errado, mau
It’s wrong to tell lies.

not suitable

I think she’s wrong for this job.
get the wrong end of the stick

to not understand a situation correctly

entender tudo ao contrário
My mum got the wrong end of the stick and thought that Jim was my boyfriend.
adverb uk /rɒŋ/ us /rɔŋ/

A2 in a way that is not correct

errado, incorretamente
He always says my name wrong.
go wrong

B1 to develop problems

dar errado
Something’s gone wrong with my car.
noun uk /rɒŋ/ us /rɔŋ/

behaviour that is not morally right

She’s old enough to know the difference between right and wrong.

(Übersetzung von “wrong” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)