What does the word precise mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Preciseness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Precisely.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Strictly accurate.

Usage examples for precise

  1. I then stated, in as few and precise words as possible, the particular object of my visit to the Continent. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume One by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  2. The precise date of this visit was not yet fixed. – My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins
  3. At the precise moment that Blue Bonnet stepped from the bank to her place by the rail, there was a loud report, followed by a scream. – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read