What does precisely mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term precisely:


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

How to pronounce precisely?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say precisely in sign language?

  1. precisely

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. Bernie Sanders:

    That is precisely the problem with American politics.

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

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

  5. Brendan McGuire:

    Gary accomplished precisely what Valeant expected him to.

Images & Illustrations of precisely

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