noun (plural inaccuracies)
- 1The quality or state of not being accurate: a weapon of notorious inaccuracyMore example sentences
- Firstly, automated devices have been notorious for their inaccuracy, although accurate devices are now appearing on the market.
- This is partially due to the heavy load our lab must bear in its normal operation, and partly due to carbon dating's notorious inaccuracy in fossils of recent geologic record.
- Bear in mind that working from memory is one of the most common causes of journalistic inaccuracy.
- 1.1An aspect of something that is not accurate: reference works full of inaccuraciesMore example sentences
- I pointed out that the story was full of inaccuracies and untruths about me, but he was still very excited about the project.
- But it's not polite to complain about improbabilities and inaccuracies in other people's love letters.
- Among those of us who look on, a few will be curmudgeonly - carping at inaccuracies or misrepresentations of the original.