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errverb [I]

 us   /er, ɜr/
to make a ​mistake: It’s ​preferable to err on the ​side of ​caution (= to be too ​careful)rather than ​riskdisaster.
(Definition of err from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of err from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “err”
in Spanish errar, equivocarse…
in Vietnamese sai lầm…
in Malaysian membuat kesilapan…
in Thai ทำผิด…
in French (se) tromper…
in German sich irren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犯错误, 做错事, 出差错…
in Turkish yanılmak, hata yapmak…
in Russian ошибаться…
in Indonesian membuat kesalahan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犯錯誤, 做錯事, 出差錯…
in Polish mylić się, błądzić…
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