ALL meanings of accurate

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  • adjective accurate careful and exact 4
  • adjective accurate Accurate information, measurements, and statistics are correct to a very detailed level. An accurate instrument is able to give you information of this kind. 3
  • adjective accurate An accurate statement or account gives a true or fair judgment of something. 3
  • adjective accurate You can use accurate to describe the results of someone's actions when they do or copy something correctly or exactly. 3
  • adjective accurate An accurate weapon or throw reaches the exact point or target that it was intended to reach. You can also describe a person as accurate if they fire a weapon or throw something in this way. 3
  • adjective accurate faithfully representing or describing the truth 3
  • adjective accurate showing a negligible or permissible deviation from a standard 3
  • adjective accurate without error; precise; meticulous 3
  • adjective accurate (to n significant digits) representing the first n digits of the given number starting with the first nonzero digit, but approximating to the nearest digit in the final position 3
  • adjective accurate (to n decimal places) giving the first n digits after the decimal point without further approximation 3
  • adjective accurate free from mistakes or errors; precise 3
  • adjective accurate adhering closely to a standard 3
  • adjective accurate free from error or defect; consistent with a standard, rule, or model; precise; exact. 1
  • noun accurate (of information, measurements, statistics, etc.) Correct in all details; exact. 1
  • adjective accurate careful or meticulous: an accurate typist. 1
  • adjective accurate In exact or careful conformity to truth; the result of care or pains; free from failure, error, or defect; exact; as, an accurate calculator; an accurate measure; accurate expression, knowledge, etc. 0
  • adjective accurate Deviating only slightly or within acceptable limits. 0
  • adjective accurate (Obsolete (No longer in use)) Precisely fixed; executed with care; careful. 0
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