precisely, exactly, just(adverb)
indicating exactness or preciseness
"he was doing precisely (or exactly) what she had told him to do"; "it was just as he said--the jewel was gone"; "it has just enough salt"
precisely, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the button(adverb)
just as it should be
"`Precisely, my lord,' he said"
precisely, incisively, exactly(adverb)
in a precise manner
"she always expressed herself precisely"
without approximation; precisely.
Used to provide emphasis.
in an exact manner; precisely according to a rule, standard, or fact; accurately; strictly; correctly; nicely
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'exactly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1118
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'exactly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #458
Rank popularity for the word 'exactly' in Adverbs Frequency: #96
The numerical value of exactly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of exactly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Heaven is exactly where you are, hell is exactly where you are, now tell me exactly where you are.
There was a man up above, one man, and he knew exactly who we were before we even said anything, the gentleman came down and said, 'This world's been looking for you.' He knew exactly who we were.
For Africa to me is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place.
The government consists of a gang of men exactly like you and me. They have, taking one with another, no special talent for the business of government they have only a talent for getting and holding office.
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe... Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
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- تمامًا, بالضبطArabic
- exactamentCatalan, Valencian
- i'r dimWelsh
- [[go]] [[díreach]]Irish
- egzaktemanHaitian Creole
- geneeLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- setepatnya, dengan tepat, tepat-tepatMalay
- precies, exactDutch
- exatamente, exactamentePortuguese
- exact, exactamainRomansh
- точно, tačno, točno, тачноSerbo-Croatian
- prick, exaktSwedish
- tam, kesinlikleTurkish
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