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Synonyms of exact in English:


  • 1 an exact description
    literal, strict, faultless, perfect, impeccable;
    explicit, detailed, minute, meticulous, thorough
    informal on the nail, on the mark, bang on, on the money, on the button
    [Antonyms] inaccurate
  • 2 an exact manager
    methodical, organized, orderly
    [Antonyms] careless
  • verb

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  • 1 she exacted high standards from them
    demand, require, insist on, request, impose, expect;
    extract, compel, force, squeeze
  • 2 they exacted a terrible vengeance on him
    inflict, impose, administer, apply
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