More definitions of "mistaken":
- (adj): Wrong in e.g. opinion or judgment.
Example: "A mistaken belief"; "mistaken identity"
Famous quotes containing the word mistaken:
“He had not the least pride of birth and rank, that common narrow notion of little minds, that wretched mistaken succedaneum of merit.”
—Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (16941773)
“[Urging the national government] to eradicate local prejudices and mistaken rivalships to consolidate the affairs of the states into one harmonious interest.”
—James Madison (17511836)