Proper and Precise

Proper

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Proper adjective – Being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard.
Usage example: there is really more than one proper way to pronounce that word in English

Precise is a synonym for proper in property topic. In some cases you can use "Precise" instead an adjective "Proper", when it comes to topics like correct, plain, mannerly, conventional. popular alternative
Nearby Words: property, properly
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Precise

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Precise adjective – Being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard.
Usage example: gave very precise answers to the members of the investigative committee

Proper is a synonym for precise in exact topic. You can use "Proper" instead the word "Precise" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as plain. popular alternative
Nearby Words: precisely, precision, precis, precised
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Things that words describes

technique proper technique precise technique
word proper word precise word
order proper order precise order
relationship proper relationship precise relationship
Other nouns: knowledge, series, sequence, term, time, way, example, language, weapon, age, version, terms, timing, skills.
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