Exactness - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪɡˈzæktnəs|  American pronunciation of the word exactness
Brit.  |ɛɡˈzak(t)nəs|  British pronunciation of the word exactness

noun

- the quality of being exact(syn: exactitude)

he demanded exactness in all details

Examples

They would not rest until they had exacted revenge.

He was able to exact a promise from them.

Those were his exact words.

The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation.

We don't know the exact nature of the problem.

Predicting the path of hurricanes is not an exact science.

The police have an exact description of the killer.

Please take the most exact measurements possible.

He is very exact in the way he solves a problem.

he demanded exactness in all details

the neat exactness of the surgeon's knife

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