marked by strict and particular and complete accordance with fact
"an exact mind"; "an exact copy"; "hit the exact center of the target"
accurate, exact, precise(verb)
(of ideas, images, representations, expressions) characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth ; strictly correct
"a precise image"; "a precise measurement"
claim as due or just
"The bank demanded payment of the loan"
claim, take, exact(verb)
take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs
"the accident claimed three lives"; "The hard work took its toll on her"
take on, demand, take in, shoot, get, call for, take, pack, bring, acquire, read, involve, make, carry, lease, guide, engage, lead, hire, necessitate, select, have, occupy, strike, study, get hold of, train, use up, assume, admit, pick out, need, adopt, subscribe to, deal, take aim, postulate, claim, ingest, hold, arrogate, learn, contract, aim, require, fill, film, charter, drive, direct, ask, choose, subscribe, convey, submit, conduct, take up, rent, take away, consider, accept, lay claim, withdraw, consume, contain, look at, remove
Precisely agreeing with a standard, a fact, or the truth; perfectly conforming; neither exceeding nor falling short in any respect.
Habitually careful to agree with a standard, a rule, or a promise; accurate; methodical; punctual
Precisely or definitely conceived or stated; strict.
to exact revenge
Such that the kernel of one homomorphism is the image of the preceding one.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
That is minute which is of exceedingly limited dimensions, as a grain of dust, or which attends to matters of exceedingly slight amount or apparent importance; as, a minute account; minute observation. That which is broken up into minute particles is said to be comminuted; things may be termed fine which would not be termed comminuted; as, fine sand; fine gravel; but, in using the adverb, we say a substance is finely comminuted, comminuted referring more to the process, fine to the result. An account extended to very minute particulars is circumstantial, detailed, particular; an examination so extended is critical, exact, precise. Compare FINE.
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How to use exact in a sentence?
My husband was a very fit, very healthy person when he passed away, i started seeing all these other people that were dying of the same exact causes, which made me start to second guess. I no longer feel like my husband died of natural causes, McCoy tells local TV station WTOP.
I have a king sized bed, I don't know any kings, but if I ever meet one I can tell him "You will not believe what I have in store for you!" "This is made to your exact specifications!" When I was little I used to lay in my twin sized bed at night wondering where my brother was.
It certainly wasn't the exact same policy.
Israel will settle accounts with the murderers, those who attempt murder, and all those who assist them, not only will they not enjoy their privileges, but we will exact from them the full cost.
The development of nuclear power platforms is a burgeoning trend, the exact number of plants to be built by the company depends on the market demand.
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- مضبوط, دقيقArabic
- акуратен, изисквам, точен, верен, прецизенBulgarian
- exacte, precísCatalan, Valencian
- genau, exaktGerman
- exacto, exigirSpanish
- tarkka, eksakti, täsmällinenFinnish
- précis, exact, exigerFrench
- pongailScottish Gaelic
- esatto, esigere, pretendereItalian
- 詳しい, 正確, 精密Japanese
- точен, прецизенMacedonian
- exact, preciesDutch
- exigir, requerer, exato, rigoroso, obterPortuguese
- аккуратный, верный, точныйRussian
- točan, тачан, tačan, прецизан, точан, precizanSerbo-Croatian
- точний, докладнийUkrainian
- chính xácVietnamese
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