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Definition of Precise

Precise

  1. Having determinate limitations; exactly or sharply defined or stated; definite; exact; nice; not vague or equivocal; as, precise rules of morality.
  2. Strictly adhering or conforming to rule; very nice or exact; punctilious in conduct or ceremony; formal; ceremonious.

Precise Quotations

My favorite type of photography - apart from fashion photography - is journalism, which in a way documents something that exists in a very precise moment, that didn't exist in a moment before and will not exist ever again. This has influenced my work a lot - I usually try to make my images look like they just exist, like no effort was put into it.
Mario Testino

Economic medicine that was previously meted out by the cupful has recently been dispensed by the barrel. These once unthinkable dosages will almost certainly bring on unwelcome after-effects. Their precise nature is anyone's guess, though one likely consequence is an onslaught of inflation.
Warren Buffett

Be precise. A lack of precision is dangerous when the margin of error is small.
Donald Rumsfeld

When I was in college my girl got me a job at the doctor's office she was working at. I was a file clerk. No disrespect but I don't think a man can do that job. It takes so much meticulous and precise file-keeping.
J. Cole

The mark of a mature, psychologically healthy mind is indeed the ability to live with uncertainty and ambiguity, but only as much as there really is. Uncertainty is no virtue when the facts are clear, and ambiguity is mere obfuscation when more precise terms are applicable.
Julian Baggini
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Precise Translations

precise in Afrikaans is juis
precise in Dutch is precies, scherp, juist, minutieus
precise in Finnish is tarkka
precise in German is gewissenhaft, genau
precise in Italian is minuzioso
precise in Portuguese is preciso
precise in Spanish is preciso
precise in Swedish is exakt, precisera, precis
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