What does accurately mean?

Definitions for accurately

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word accurately.

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.

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

How to pronounce accurately?

How to say accurately in sign language?


  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. Kevin McCarthy:

    I have no confidence that the Select Committee will fairly or accurately represent any information I could provide.

  2. South Carolina senior senator:

    I have full confidence this incident will continue to be investigated by the relevant authorities, the legal process will proceed, and ultimately, justice will be done, i also know the actions of the officer in this situation do not accurately reflect on the many valuable contributions made by thousands of law enforcement officers in South Carolina and across our nation.

  3. Irene Eckstrand:

    Infectious disease models are never going to accurately predict the future, [They] are better at saying 'if we do this, here's the range of things that can happen.'.

  4. Mieczyslaw Kaczmarczyk:

    Inside there are highly effective, catalytic gas burners which burn the gas superbly. Their unique feature is that the combustion of gas occurs at a very high temperature, about 800 degrees (Celsius). Therefore the gas burns completely, it burns very accurately, and harmful gases such as carbon monoxide or nitrogen oxides are not produced.

  5. Karen Richon:

    The Ariane 5 targeted James Webb so accurately that our first and most critical burn was smaller than we had to plan and design for, leaving more fuel for an extended mission.

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for accurately

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for accurately »


Find a translation for the accurately definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these accurately definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "accurately." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 12 Aug. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/accurately>.

    Are we missing a good definition for accurately? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    being essentially equal to something
    • A. articulate
    • B. equivalent
    • C. soft-witted
    • D. foreordained

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for accurately: