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unerring (adj.)

1640s (implied in unerringly), from un- (1) "not" + verbal noun from err. Related: Unerringly.

updated on February 26, 2014

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Definitions of unerring from WordNet

unerring (adj.)
not liable to error; "the Church was...theoretically inerrant and omnicompetent"-G.G.Coulton;
an unerring marksman
Synonyms: inerrable / inerrant
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