Exact and Inaccurate


Exact adjective - Being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard.
Usage example: maybe I wasn't being very exact when I said I had done it a million times—but it sure seemed like it

Inaccurate is an antonym for exact in topics: accurate, careful.


Inaccurate adjective - Not being in agreement with what is true.
Usage example: he claimed that the TV ratings were inaccurate because they didn't take into account all those viewers in health clubs

Exact is an antonym for inaccurate in incorrect topic.

Nearby Words: inaccuracy, inaccurately

Both words in one sentence

  • Americans Hate Tingle Swedes either feel annoyed by how inaccurate a portrayal he is, or laugh at him for the exact same reason.
  • Exact Time to Failure: Averted — the estimate of when people in Melbourne will start dying of radiation poisoning turns out to be inaccurate.
  • Exact Words: Madeline's favorite brand of lies involves telling half-truths and omitting certain facts, so that what she does say is never technically inaccurate.
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