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wrong

1. (of a side, esp of a fabric) intended to face the inside so as not to be seen
2. Law
a. an infringement of another person's rights, rendering the offender liable to a civil action, as for breach of contract or tort
b. a violation of public rights and duties, affecting the community as a whole and actionable at the instance of the Crown
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Jason manages to secure a mortgage with Tina on number 12, while friend Sean gets the wrong end of the stick over Jesse.
Emily gets the wrong end of the stick when she learns Norris is about to propose to someone, but who is the lucky lady?
Francesca gets the wrong end of the stick when Vanessa breaks down and says her wedding is not going to be the day she dreamed of having, and assumes her daughter wanted a bigger ceremony instead.
ROSS becomes increasingly jealous of Rachel's sexy new colleague, Mark, and gets the wrong end of the stick when he spies on her.
Donna decides to give Shane another chance by taking him, but he gets the wrong end of the stick.
Being Billy, he gets the wrong end of the stick when his ex-wife says she wants to make a fresh start, and turns up at her house with flowers and a fluffy rabbit.