### What does **exactly** mean?

## Definitions for **exactly**

ɪgˈzækt liex·act·ly

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### Princeton's WordNet

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"

### Wiktionary

exactly(Adverb)

without approximation; precisely.

exactly(Adverb)

Used to provide emphasis.

### Webster Dictionary

Exactly(adverb)

in an exact manner; precisely according to a rule, standard, or fact; accurately; strictly; correctly; nicely

### British National Corpus

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

Adverbs Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'exactly' in Adverbs Frequency: #96

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of exactly in Chaldean Numerology is:

**4**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of exactly in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**9**

### Sample Sentences & Example Usage

It feels

**exactly**the same.That's

**exactly**what she did.That is

**exactly**what you are doing.That's

**exactly**what's going on now.We know

**exactly**what they're eating.

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# Translations for **exactly**

### From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

- تمامًا, بالضبطArabic
- сапраўдыBelarusian
- точноBulgarian
- exactamentCatalan, Valencian
- přesněCzech
- i'r dimWelsh
- præcisDanish
- genauGerman
- exactamenteSpanish
- täpseltEstonian
- täsmälleenFinnish
- exactementFrench
- [[go]] [[díreach]]Irish
- egzaktemanHaitian Creole
- pontosanHungarian
- tepatIndonesian
- esattamenteItalian
- 정확하게Korean
- omniaLatin
- geneeLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- pūMāori
- setepatnya, dengan tepat, tepat-tepatMalay
- precies, exactDutch
- dokładniePolish
- exatamente, exactamentePortuguese
- exact, exactamainRomansh
- то́чноRussian
- точно, tačno, točno, тачноSerbo-Croatian
- presneSlovak
- točnoSlovene
- prick, exaktSwedish
- tam, kesinlikleTurkish
- точноUkrainian

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