Definition of correctly in English:

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correctly

Pronunciation: /kəˈrektlē/

adverb

1In a way that is true, factual, or appropriate; accurately: she correctly answered eight questions
More example sentences
  • Most of them actually quoted me — correctly, too.
  • However, the figures do have to be interpreted correctly.
  • In the end, I picked a respectable 7 out of 10 correctly.
Synonyms
1.1In a way that is socially acceptable; properly: she had acted correctly
More example sentences
  • The Association of Muslim Scholars, for it did not present the case correctly.
  • Well, you know, the fact is that Harriet Miers - Bay was reading the situation correctly, I think.
  • In carrying out its management audits, the Cour also verifies that public funds have been correctly applied.
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