Translation of "exactly" - English-Korean dictionary

exactly

adverb uk /ɪɡˈzækt·li/ us /ɪɡˈzækt·li/

A2 used when you are giving or asking for information that is completely correct

정확히
What exactly is the problem?
The train got in at exactly ten o’clock.

B1 used to make stronger what you are saying

I found a dress that’s exactly the same colour as my shoes.

something you say when you agree completely with someone

(맞장구 치며) 맞아
‘Surely they should have told us about this problem sooner?’ ‘Exactly.’
not exactly

used to say that something is not completely true

반드시 -는 아니다
‘Did you give her your book?’ ‘Not exactly – I lent it to her.’

(Translation of “exactly” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)