stand corrected

stand corrected

To admit that one was incorrect or has been proven wrong. A: "No, John, the wedding was in Nevada, not Utah." B: "Oops, I stand corrected."
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stand corrected

to admit that one has been wrong. I realize that I accused him wrongly. I stand corrected. We appreciate now that our conclusions were wrong. We stand corrected.
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stand corrected

Agree that one was wrong, as in I stand corrected-we did go to Finland in 1985. This idiom was first recorded in John Dryden's The Maiden Queen (1668): "I stand corrected, and myself reprove."
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References in classic literature ?
'I stand corrected,' said he, concluding his laugh with a sorrowful sigh.
"I stand corrected; do you suppose--you go so far as to suppose, sometimes?"
CREON I stand corrected; only her who touched The body.
I stand corrected. Let us have Arnold, by all means.
"Please stand corrected that in terms of clause (7) of Article 53 read with Article 61 of the Constitution, the Chairman or the Deputy Chairman Senate is to be removed from office by a Resolution and there is no such jargon or concept of 'motion of no confidence'," read the letter.
'If I am wrong in assuming these deals are bad for us, then I am glad to stand corrected, but I would like the minister to please be rational in your answers to us.
I would like to presume that, although I stand corrected,' Duterte said in a situation briefing here.
He added: "We have written to the Treasury to seek clarification, and are happy to stand corrected if there is some form of rational way of doing this, but it appears to undermine the very principles on which WTO rules are based.
I stand corrected but I want to believe that this is the first time ever that an African corporate has organised and funded a tournament in England.The organisation, right from the leg held in Nakuru was superb with everything working like a clockwork.
I stand corrected on your appropriate inclusion of Karen Kahn's review of Paul Osterman's Who Will Care for Us.
I stand corrected. Please accept my apologies," she tweeted.
"I stand corrected," said the man in the orthopaedic shoes.
When responsibility of every missing person will be fixed on IG then system will stand corrected automatically.
I want the detractors to stand corrected by understanding that such understatements and pronouncements cannot be owned up by me.
Because those flatbreads look flipping amazing actually, and the scallops look pretty pukka too, so we stand corrected.