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Synonyms for exactly
ɪgˈzækt liex·act·ly

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

  1. exactlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    approximately

  2. exactlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    approximately

  3. exactlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    approximately

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. exactly

    Synonyms:
    precisely, accurately, correspondently

    Antonyms:
    loosely, inadequately, incorrectly, differently, otherwise

Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 1 vote

  1. precisely, exactly, justadverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    just, on the nose, barely, but, just now, on the dot, simply, merely, incisively, scarcely, hardly, on the button, precisely, only, scarce

    Antonyms:
    inexactly, imprecisely

  2. precisely, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the buttonadverb

    just as it should be

    "`Precisely, my lord,' he said"

    Synonyms:
    incisively, on the dot, on the button, on the nose, precisely, just

    Antonyms:
    inexactly, imprecisely

  3. precisely, incisively, exactlyadverb

    in a precise manner

    "she always expressed herself precisely"

    Synonyms:
    incisively, on the dot, on the button, on the nose, precisely, just

    Antonyms:
    inexactly, imprecisely

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  1. same as

    Submitted by anonymous on December 17, 2019  

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How to use exactly in a sentence?

  1. Brandon Judd:

    We don’t know exactly what happened because we weren’t there. However, just from agents that were working in the area, reports are saying it was an attack and it would appear to be an ambush.

  2. David Jones:

    You can identify a student, and you can jump into their activity logs and see exactly what they've typed, exactly where they've gone, exactly what they've done, and it gives you some history that you can go back to that child and use some disciplinary action, you can bring in the parent and say,' Hey, look, this is what your child's doing. You need to talk to them about it.'.

  3. David Paleologos:

    The poll's symmetry of mutual concern is a new phenomenon — though not exactly balanced. When gay marriage supporters were asked whether they respect their opponents, 70% said yes. Just 61% of gay marriage opponents said the same. Compassion is not yet equally contagious.

  4. Van Dusen:

    Yes I'm considering( that), in order to deter more movement along this terribly dangerous network, i am considering exactly that. They will be well cared for as we deal with their parents.

  5. Dan Backer:

    This is exactly the scenario that they said would occur, they were so brazen about it yet so sloppy.


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