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English definition of “exactly”

exactly

adverb (ACCURATELY)   /ɪɡˈzækt·li/
in a complete and correct way; not more or less than a particular number , time , etc.: We’ve come exactly 41 miles . Make sure you measure the window exactly, otherwise the shade won’t fit . Exactly is sometimes used to increase emphasis : The businessmen who work in banking , she thought , all look exactly the same. You’re exactly right .
(Definition of exactly adverb (ACCURATELY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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