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English adjective: precise

1. precise sharply exact or accurate or delimited

SamplesA precise mind.
Specified a precise amount.
Arrived at the precise moment.

Similardead, fine, finespun, hairsplitting, meticulous, microscopic, nice, on the button, on the nose, punctilious, skillful, very

See alsoaccurate, distinct, exact, specific


2. precise (of ideas, images, representations, expressions) characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth ; strictly correct

SamplesA precise image.
A precise measurement.

Synonymsaccurate, exact

Similarcorrect, right

Antonymsincorrect, wrong

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