One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘his answer was wide of the mark’
inaccurate, incorrect, wrong, erroneous, inexact, off-target, off-beam, out, fallacious, mistaken, misguided, misinformed
2‘the observations were wide of the mark’
irrelevant, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, immaterial, not to the point, beside the point, off the subject, extraneous, neither here nor there
to the point
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