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  1. preciselyadverb

    In a precise manner; exactly.

    Antonyms:
    imprecisely

Princeton's WordNet

  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, only, exactly, scarce

    Antonyms:
    imprecisely, inexactly

  2. precisely, incisively, exactlyadverb

    in a precise manner

    "she always expressed herself precisely"

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

    Antonyms:
    inexactly, imprecisely

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

    just as it should be

    "`Precisely, my lord,' he said"

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

    Antonyms:
    inexactly, imprecisely

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "precisely":

    exactly, accurately, specifically, just, very, eben, rightly, carefully, precise

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How to use precisely in a sentence?

  1. Yanghee Lee:

    This is precisely the wrong signal to send. The government must demonstrate that instigating and committing violence against ethnic or religious minorities has no place in Myanmar.

  2. Scot Safon:

    Talent moves like this are incredibly complex, unfortunately, everybody wants to hold back all communications until every single detail is worked out and by then the 'news' rushes out of the room and you can't control it.I'm sure they wanted to treat her right, but they clearly wanted to hold back communicating with anyone, including her, until everything was nailed down.Precisely the moment when everything barrels forward, you lose control of it.

  3. Iain Keith:

    As the world’s third largest greenhouse gas emitter, Brazilian support is crucial if the world is going to call time on the age of fossil fuels in Paris, now we need to see Brazil spelling out how precisely it intends to do this.

  4. Andy Slavitt:

    I think every government agency ought to rethink what’s appropriate, there are a number of people in surveys, by the way, who say precisely these words, ‘I’m not going to take it, unless it’s required.’.

  5. Eurasia Group:

    If anything, Crisis 2.0 could be more severe, precisely because the larger countries that weren't subject to reform programs in 2010, Italy and France, are much more vulnerable, growth is bad, the inflation outlook is problematic, debt sustainability is an open question.


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