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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. precisely, incisively, exactly(adverb)

    in a precise manner

    "she always expressed herself precisely"

  3. precisely, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the button(adverb)

    just as it should be

    "`Precisely, my lord,' he said"

Wiktionary

  1. precisely(Adverb)

    In a precise manner; exactly.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2896

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3284

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'precisely' in Adverbs Frequency: #225

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of precisely in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of precisely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of precisely in a Sentence

  1. Chris Bilton:

    We can plan a lot more precisely.

  2. Ajai Sahni:

    We need to know precisely how this was done.

  3. J. R. R Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring:

    We are never late. We arrive precisely when we mean to.

  4. Brendan McGuire:

    Gary accomplished precisely what Valeant expected him to.

  5. Mike Pompeo:

    That's not what he said... I know precisely what he said.

Images & Illustrations of precisely

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