sharply exact or accurate or delimited
"a precise mind"; "specified a precise amount"; "arrived at the precise moment"
accurate, exact, precise(adj)
(of ideas, images, representations, expressions) characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth ; strictly correct
"a precise image"; "a precise measurement"
Of experimental results, consistent, clustered close together, agreeing with each other. This does not mean that they cluster near the true, correct, or accurate value.
having determinate limitations; exactly or sharply defined or stated; definite; exact; nice; not vague or equivocal; as, precise rules of morality
strictly adhering or conforming to rule; very nice or exact; punctilious in conduct or ceremony; formal; ceremonious
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
prē-sīs′, adj. definite: exact: not vague: just of the right amount or measure: adhering too much to rule: excessively nice, punctilious, prim.—adv. Precise′ly.—ns. Precise′ness; Preci′sian, an over-precise person: a formalist: a puritan; Preci′sianism; Preci′sianist, Preci′sionist, a precisian; Preci′sion, quality of being precise: exactness: accuracy.—v.t. Preci′sionise, to make precise.—adj. Precī′sive, cutting off: pertaining to precision. [Fr. précis—L. præcisus, pa.p. of præcidĕre—præ, before, cædĕre, to cut.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'precise' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3358
Rank popularity for the word 'precise' in Adjectives Frequency: #461
The numerical value of precise in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of precise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of precise in a Sentence
It's potent but very precise.
It's very slow, very precise, very fluid.
I've never seen anything that's so precise or to the point.
I think it's very hard to be very precise about these numbers.
The details will be down the road. These things are not so precise.
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- دقيق, مضبوطArabic
- прецизен, точенBulgarian
- precísCatalan, Valencian
- genau, präzise, exaktGerman
- preciisWestern Frisian
- pongailScottish Gaelic
- ճիշտ, ճշգրիտArmenian
- accurato, esatto, precisoItalian
- 厳密, 精密, 厳密な, 正確, 正確なJapanese
- прецизен, точенMacedonian
- precijs, precies, nauwkeurigDutch
- nøyaktig, presisNorwegian
- precisa, precisoPortuguese
- точан, precizan, tačan, točan, прецизан, тачанSerbo-Croatian
- noggrann, precisSwedish
- kesin, dakikTurkish
- докладний, точнийUkrainian
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