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, incisively, exactly(adverb)
in a precise manner
"she always expressed herself precisely"
precisely, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the button(adverb)
just as it should be
"`Precisely, my lord,' he said"
In a precise manner; exactly.
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Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2896
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3284
Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Adverbs Frequency: #225
The numerical value of precisely in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of precisely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of precisely in a Sentence
We can plan a lot more precisely.
We need to know precisely how this was done.
We are never late. We arrive precisely when we mean to.
Gary accomplished precisely what Valeant expected him to.
One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
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Translations for precisely
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- precisamentCatalan, Valencian
- täsmälleen, tarkasti, tarkalleenFinnish
- presistNorwegian Nynorsk
- presist, nøyaktigNorwegian
- dokładnie, precyzyjniePolish
- justamente, precisamentePortuguese
- tačno, тачноSerbo-Croatian
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