What does to be precise mean?

Definitions for to be precise

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. properly speaking, strictly speaking, to be precise(adverb)

    in actual fact

    "properly speaking, they are not husband and wife"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of to be precise in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of to be precise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bertrand Russell:

    Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.

  2. David Rodriguez:

    The numbers are somewhere around a couple hundred ... but again we don't have a specific precise assessment of that right now.

  3. Karoly Reisinger:

    In this design you will be able to hear the 1850-1860 era qualities, lyrical, bell-like, precise – and also the modern instrument that our time is used to, which is clarity.

  4. Samuel Johnson:

    We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.

  5. Peter Goelz:

    They've had a full 24 hours now to gather all of the available radar data from all of the available sources, they should be able to put that together, along with any satellite data, and have a more precise location on where to target their search.

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