Precise and Strict


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Precise adjective – Meeting the highest standard of accuracy.
Usage example: a machine which takes very precise measurements of brain tumors

Strict is a synonym for precise in exact topic. In some cases you can use "Strict" instead the word "Precise" as an adjective or a verb, when it comes to topics like meticulous, quality. popular alternative
Nearby Words: precisely, precision, precis, precised
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Strict adjective – Following an original exactly.
Usage example: not a strict translation, because a lot of the humor is in the wordplay

Precise is a synonym for strict in accurate topic. You can use "Precise" instead the word "Strict" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as quality, exact. popular alternative
Nearby Words: strictly, strictness
Synonyms for Strict

Things that words describes

order precise order strict order
time precise time strict time
example precise example strict example
schedule precise schedule strict schedule
Other nouns: requirements, version, terms, definition, rules, instructions, timing.

Both words in one sentence

  • Each level/movie had dozens of precise manouevers you had to pull off while adhering to a strict time limit; in some cases even missing one will fail you.
  • Samara has a short fight (in which she utterly dominates the poor Eclipse merc) finishing with a precise Neck Snap and a good deal of Dissonant Serenity, before establishing just how strict her code is and how she works with any possible loopholes to advance the greater good.
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