in the wrong

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But the people who are exploiting these legitimate fears to cut back on immigration are going in the wrong direction.
I've got my first driving lesson next week - if I do a three point turn in the wrong place it could be curtains.
The doctrine which from the very first origin of religious dissensions has been held by bigots of all sects, when condensed into a few words and stripped of rhetorical disguise, is simply this: I am in the right, and you are in the wrong," he observed in one essay.