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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accuratelyadverb

    with few mistakes

    "he works very accurately"

  2. accuratelyadverb

    strictly correctly

    "repeated the order accurately"


  1. accuratelyadverb

    In an accurate manner; exactly; precisely; without error or defect.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Accuratelyadverb

    In an accurate manner; exactly, without errour, nicely.

    Etymology: from accurate.

    The sine of incidence is either accurately, or very nearly, in a given ratio to the sine of refraction. Isaac Newton, Opt. ax. v.

    That all these distances, motions, and quantities of matter, should be so accurately and harmoniously adjusted in this great variety of our system, is above the fortuitous hits of blind material causes, and must certainly flow from that eternal fountain of wisdom. Richard Bentley, Sermons.


  1. accurately

    Accurately refers to the state or condition of being precise, correct, or exact. It involves performing an action, giving information, or making a statement without any mistakes or errors. It reflects the conformity with truth, standard, or a known fact.

  2. accurately

    Accurately refers to the ability to perform something with precision, correctness, or exactness. It involves doing a task or describing something without making a mistake or error, ensuring that the information, action or measurement is correct as per the standards, facts or truth. It can also refer to producing the intended or expected result.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accuratelyadverb

    in an accurate manner; exactly; precisely; without error or defect

Editors Contribution

  1. accuratelyadverb

    In an accurate manner.

    She always did her homework accurately as she was focused and motivated.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 17, 2015  

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accurately' in Adverbs Frequency: #358

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accurately in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accurately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of accurately in a Sentence

  1. John McAdams:

    It would be odd to be charged with harassing someone by reporting something accurately on my blog, a lot of politically correct faculty have wanted my head on a pike.

  2. George Pell:

    It was impossible for anyone to know accurately what was going on overall.

  3. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge doubt increases.

  4. Kevin Hassett:

    He cherry-picks, the data sometimes don’t match the sources that he cites, and he changes the data to make the charts look better without accurately documenting it.

  5. Johann von Goethe:

    We know accurately only when we know little with knowledge doubt increases.

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