DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!
Origin of precise
synonym study for precise
OTHER WORDS FROM precise
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH preciseprécis, precise
Example sentences from the Web for precise
Those who screen positive on the home tests could then have their status confirmed with more precise PCR tests.Long lines and delayed results again plague coronavirus tests as Thanksgiving approaches|William Wan|November 18, 2020|Washington Post
We should emphasize, though, that there are limits in how precise we can be in describing these shifts.
Patterns that repeat in a less precise sense are very interesting.
The sight of the word sent me straight to the unabridged dictionary to find the precise English equivalent.Last week’s vaccine-led rally was one for the record books—but is all that good news already priced in?|Bernhard Warner|November 16, 2020|Fortune
This number sounds precise — and encouraging — but the study had numerous limitations.How risky is air travel in the pandemic? Here’s what the science says.|Brian Resnick|November 12, 2020|Vox
This is also the preferred tactic of Ann Coulter, who provokes liberal indignation with Pavlonian preciseness.
He would be struck with the preciseness, the correct air of the man.English Costume|Dion Clayton Calthrop
Presisnes, for 'preciseness,' is a good example of the quaint tricks played by phonetics.
But this preciseness did not extend to the younger Alexander's choice of subjects.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2|George Saintsbury
The most graceful principle of dress is neatness—the most vulgar is preciseness.Pelham, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
The room into which we entered was a wonder for preciseness and order.Michael McGrath, Postmaster|Ralph Connor