1. To make something that was not valid become right. To remove error.
    He corrected the position of the book on the mantle.
  2. To grade (examination papers).
  3. To inform (someone) of the latter's error.
    It's rude to correct your parents.


  1. Free from error; true; the state of having an affirmed truth.
  2. With good manners; well behaved; conforming with accepted standards of behaviour.

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