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be wide of the mark

to be wrong: Yesterday's weather forecast was a little wide of the mark, then.
Translations of “be wide of the mark”
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯了, 不準確…
in Russian быть далеким от истины…
in Turkish doğru olmaktan çok uzak olmak, doğrunun yanından bile geçmemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 错了, 不准确…
in Polish być całkowicie błędnym…
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