wronglyadverbuk /ˈrɒŋ.li/ us /ˈrɑːŋ-/
- The swear word 'bloody' is wrongly thought by some to be a corruption of the words 'by our Lady.'
- Rightly or wrongly, she has been given the post of managing director.
- She sued the paper for damages after they wrongly described her as a prostitute.
- I think these items have been rung up wrongly on the till.
- The parcel was wrongly addressed.