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precise

pre·cise

precise

 
pronunciation:
prih saIs
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: stated in a clear way and with details.
Because of the precise directions, we were able to find the park.
synonyms:
definite
similar words:
clear, exact, specific
definition 2: exact.
I need a precise count of the people in the room.
synonyms:
accurate, correct, definite, exact
similar words:
particular, specific, thorough
derivations: precisely (adv.), preciseness (n.)
Word Builder: precise +
  • precisely:
    in a precise way.
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  care, communication, measurement
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