correct
verb.
make right or correct
Correct the mistakes|rectify the calculation
Synonym: rectify, right
verb.
make reparations or amends for
right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust
verb.
censure severely
She chastised him for his insensitive remarks
verb.
adjust for
engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance
verb.
punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience
The teacher disciplined the pupils rather frequently
verb.
go down in value
the stock market corrected|prices slumped
Synonym: decline, slump
verb.
alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
Adjust the clock, please|correct the alignment of the front wheels
Synonym: adjust, set
verb.
treat a defect
The new contact lenses will correct for his myopia
adj.
free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
the correct answer|the correct version|the right answer|took the right road|the right decision
Synonym: right
adj.
correct in opinion or judgment
time proved him right
Synonym: right
adj.
socially right or correct
it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye|correct behavior
Synonym: right
adj.
in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure
what's the right word for this?|the right way to open oysters
Synonym: right
Antonym: falsify, incorrect