Meaning of err

err

Pronunciation: (ûr, er), [key]
— v.i.
  1. to go astray in thought or belief; be mistaken; be incorrect.
  2. to go astray morally; sin: To err is human.
  3. to deviate from the true course, aim, or purpose.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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