Approximately and Precisely


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Approximately adverb – Close to but not exactly.
Usage example: it takes approximately three hours to drive to Dallas

Precisely is an antonym for approximately in topics: nearly, exactly.
Nearby Words: approximate, approximation, approximative, approximating
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Precisely adverb – As stated or indicated without the slightest difference.
Approximately is an antonym for precisely in closely topic.
Nearby Words: precise, precision, precising
Antonyms for Precisely
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