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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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It seems to have been a drunken prank that went wrong.
Why do so many patients fail to receive a full and truthful explanation of what went wrong and hear their caregiver accept responsibility and apologize?
The online service was a good example of where the company went wrong, according to Ide.
But after that glorious day in April 1970, something went wrong with the environmental movement.
A special report in Technology Review magazine's April issue by MIT physicist and missile defense critic Theodore Postol provides the unprecedented blow-by-by account of what went wrong in the trials and how the test data was apparently manipulated.
Everything that could go wrong on the day went wrong.
THE STORY: Documentary maker Chris Waitt trawls through his failed relationships, talking to his exes to find out just what went wrong.
AMERSEYSIDE man who caused a scrap yard colleague to be engulfed in flames during a prank that went wrong has been jailed for seven years.
For 50 plus years I have tried to work out where I went wrong and why I failed to emulate his success.
The Federal Aviation Administration is looking at the equipment to determine what went wrong,'' LAX spokesman Paul Haney said.
A POLICEMAN was shot and wounded yesterday when an undercover operation went wrong.
Recounting the volatile relationship between Ronald Reagan and his on-again, off-again campaign manager John Sears, Klein blames Sears for everything that went wrong in 76 and everything that almost went wrong in '80.