Synonyms of wide of the mark in English:

wide of the mark


See definition of wide of the mark

phrase

1‘his answer was wide of the mark’

SYNONYMS

inaccurate, incorrect, wrong, erroneous, inexact, off-target, off-beam, out, fallacious, mistaken, misguided, misinformed

archaic abroad

ANTONYMS

spot on

2‘the observations were wide of the mark’

SYNONYMS

irrelevant, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, immaterial, not to the point, beside the point, off the subject, extraneous, neither here nor there

ANTONYMS

to the point