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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ak-yer-it]
    • /ˈæk yər ɪt/
    • /ˈæk.jʊ.rət/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-yer-it]
    • /ˈæk yər ɪt/

Definitions of accurately word

  • adjective accurately free from error or defect; consistent with a standard, rule, or model; precise; exact. 1
  • adjective accurately careful or meticulous: an accurate typist. 1
  • noun accurately In an accurate manner; exactly; precisely; without error or defect. 1

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Origin of accurately

First appearance:

before 1605
One of the 40% oldest English words
1605-15; < Latin accūrātus carefully prepared (past participle of accūrāre), equivalent to ac- ac- + cūr(a) care + -ātus -ate1

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Parts of speech for Accurately


accurately popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 92% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for accurately

adv accurately

  • precisely — definitely or strictly stated, defined, or fixed: precise directions.
  • scrupulously — having scruples, or moral or ethical standards; having or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled: scrupulous about defending human rights.
  • meticulously — taking or showing extreme care about minute details; precise; thorough: a meticulous craftsman; meticulous personal appearance.
  • flawlessly — having no defects or faults, especially none that diminish the value of something: a flawless Ming Dynasty vase.
  • veraciously — habitually speaking the truth; truthful; honest: a veracious witness.

adverb accurately

  • correctly — to set or make true, accurate, or right; remove the errors or faults from: The native guide corrected our pronunciation. The new glasses corrected his eyesight.
  • truthfully — telling the truth, especially habitually: a truthful person.
  • truly — in accordance with fact or truth; truthfully.
  • perfectly — in a perfect manner or to a perfect degree: to sing an aria perfectly.

adjective accurately

  • to the letter — a written or printed communication addressed to a person or organization and usually transmitted by mail.
  • sic — to attack (used especially in commanding a dog): Sic 'em!
  • verbatim — word for word and letter for letter; in exactly the same words.
  • literatim — word for word and letter for letter; in exactly the same words.

Antonyms for accurately

adverb accurately

  • inaccurate — not accurate; incorrect or untrue.
  • inaccurately — In an inaccurate manner; incorrectly; inexactly.

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