Student Thesaurus

One entry found for error.
Entry Word: error
Function: noun
Text: 1 an unintentional departure from truth or accuracy <a report on the earthquake contained several unfortunate errors>
Synonyms blunder, fault, flub, fumble, goof, inaccuracy, lapse, miscue, misstep, mistake, oversight, slip, slipup, stumble
Related Words boner, howler; foul-up, muff; misapprehension, miscalculation, misconception, misjudgment, misstatement, misunderstanding
Near Antonyms accuracy, correctness, precision
2 a breaking of a moral or legal code <we have all committed errors in our lives and strayed from the path of righteousness> -- see OFFENSE 1
3 a false idea or belief <the church published a list of moral errors that it considers to be at odds with its teachings> -- see FALLACY 1