Synonyms of error in English:

error


See definition of error

noun

1‘the common error of calling schizophrenia a split personality’

SYNONYMS

mistake, fallacy, misconception, delusion

inaccuracy, miscalculation, misreckoning

blunder, fault, flaw, oversight

misprint, literal, erratum, misinterpretation, misreading

informal slip-up, bloomer, boo-boo, howler, boner, fail

British informal boob


Phrases

    in error

      ‘£86 million of tax was collected in error’

      SYNONYMS

      wrongly, by mistake, mistakenly, incorrectly, inappropriately, misguidedly

      accidentally, by accident, inadvertently, unintentionally, unwittingly, unknowingly, unconsciously, by chance

      ANTONYMS

      correctly, intentionally

      error