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Precisely

Pronunciation of Precisely
/pɹɪsˈa͡ɪsli/, /pɹɪsˈa‍ɪsli/, /p_ɹ_ɪ_s_ˈaɪ_s_l_i/

Antonyms for precisely:

imprecisely.

Synonyms for precisely:

correctly (adverb)

exactly, accurately, suitably, rightly, validly.

exactly, just (adverb)

literally, smack-dab, specifically, squarely, on the nose, accurately, correctly, absolutely, on the button, right, yes, strictly, definitely, smack.

fastidiously (adverb)

fastidiously, methodically, diligently, conscientiously, squeamishly, daintily, fussily, scrupulously, flawlessly, perspicaciously, delicately, carefully, priggishly, primly, Hypercritically, properly, particularly.

just (adverb)

squarely.

literally (adverb)

authentically, actually, literally, explicitly, prosaically.

precisely (adverb)

definitely.

punctually (adverb)

immediately, forthwith, right away, expeditiously, quickly, straight away, speedily, punctually, swiftly, promptly, at once, instantly.

severely (adverb)

curtly, coolly, basically, matter-of-factly, fundamentally, stringently, icily, cuttingly, austerely, grimly, Leanly, rigorously, exactingly, crisply, caustically, piquantly, severely, meticulously, bleakly, dryly, strictly, briskly, tartly, sharply, oppressively, sternly, intolerantly, harshly, starkly, critically, demandingly, imperially, intensely, Acrimoniously, acerbically, frostily, dourly, Rawly, gruffly, shortly, bluntly, abruptly, brusquely, correctly, acutely, sparely, ascetically, keenly.

vigilantly (adverb)

cautiously, attentively, mindfully, providently, thoughtfully, alertly, prudently, thoroughly, vigilantly, heedfully, watchfully.

Sense 1

evidently, smack-dab, unquestionable, doubtless, That, clearly, forsooth, verily, agreed, of course, ditto, surely, drink to, okey-dokey, officially, veritable, essentially, honestly, virtually, Because, certainly, neatly.

Sense 2

indeed, positive, fact, besides, yes, done, oh, totally, nay, no., evenly, absolutely, quite, rather, O.K., squarely, precise.

Sense 3

as, great, so, Since, altogether, all, truly, real, letter.

Sense 4

explain, witness, directly.

Sense 5

right.

Sense 6

look at, smack.

Sense 8

flush, good, bang.

clearly

distinctly.

exactly

justly.

in fact

really.

Other synonyms and related words:

on the nose, doubtless, real, unquestionable, letter, evenly, indeed, good, truly, distinctly, on the dot, precise, rather, just now, bang, justly, witness, barely, explain, okey-dokey, besides, yes, right, as, really, verily, agreed, scarcely, evidently, only, on the button, incisively, smack-dab, smack, Because, certainly, absolutely, Since, officially, honestly, simply, That, all, but, ditto, rigidly, scarce, totally, veritable, surely, essentially, hardly, neatly, merely, just, squarely, great, nay, clearly, altogether, flush, directly, quite, of course.

absolutely (adverb)

on the button.

completely (adverb)

quite.

correctly (adverb)

exactly, correctly, accurately, validly, suitably, rightly.

fastidiously (adverb)

diligently, daintily, fussily, meticulously, carefully, primly, accurately, particularly, correctly, fastidiously, properly, conscientiously, squeamishly, Hypercritically, priggishly, rigorously, flawlessly, exactingly, delicately, scrupulously, methodically, severely, perspicaciously, critically.

literally (adverb)

explicitly, accurately, exactly, literally, actually, prosaically, authentically.

precisely (adverb)

accurately, correctly, exactly, properly, strictly, meticulously, rightly, definitely.

punctually (adverb)

promptly, instantly, speedily, sharply, quickly, right away, at once, expeditiously, forthwith, immediately, punctually, straight away, swiftly.

really (adverb)

authentically, verily.

severely (adverb)

curtly, coolly, basically, matter-of-factly, fundamentally, stringently, icily, cuttingly, austerely, grimly, Leanly, rigorously, exactingly, crisply, caustically, piquantly, severely, meticulously, bleakly, dryly, strictly, briskly, tartly, sharply, oppressively, sternly, intolerantly, harshly, starkly, critically, demandingly, imperially, intensely, Acrimoniously, acerbically, frostily, dourly, Rawly, gruffly, shortly, bluntly, abruptly, brusquely, correctly, acutely, sparely, ascetically, keenly.

sharp (adverb)

punctually.

vigilantly (adverb)

fastidiously, vigilantly, alertly, strictly, meticulously, mindfully, heedfully, attentively, diligently, cautiously, fussily, providently, watchfully, scrupulously, particularly, carefully, thoughtfully, thoroughly, prudently, exactingly, conscientiously.

Sense 1 (noun)

great, agreed, absolutely, O.K., yes, of course.

Sense 2 (noun)

precise.

Sense 3 (noun)

evidently, essentially, squarely, smack, honestly, right, bang, certainly, clearly, directly, flush, smack-dab, surely.

Sense 4 (noun)

nay, as, look at, Because, besides, Since, explain.

precisely (noun)

just, incisively, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the button.

Usage examples for precisely:

  • I did not tell him that that was precisely what Hunter did think. - "The Window at the White Cat", Mary Roberts Rinehart.
  • You're precisely what you always were. - "Rose MacLeod", Alice Brown.
  • I should say that is precisely why it is someone else's turn. - "Bijou", Gyp.

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