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English definition of “wrongly”

wrongly

adverb
 
 
/ˈrɒŋli/
B2 in a way that is not correct: The letter was wrongly addressed.Wrong
wrongly accused/convicted/imprisoned, etc accused or punished unfairly or illegally: She was wrongly convicted of drug smuggling.Wrong
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