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imprecise

im·pre·cise

imprecise

 
 
pronunciation:
Im pr saIs
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: not exact, accurate, or well-defined; not precise; vague.
Due to imprecise measuring, the new cabinet did not fit into the space it was designed for.
antonyms:
exact, precise, strict
similar words:
approximate, careless, inaccurate, indefinite, vague
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derivations: imprecisely (adv.), impreciseness (n.)