Synonyms of exact in English:

exact


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adjective

1‘write an exact description of everything you see’

SYNONYMS

precise, accurate, correct, faithful, close, true, veracious, literal, strict, unerring, faultless, errorless, error-free, perfect, impeccable

explicit, detailed, minute, meticulous, thorough, blow-by-blow

British inch-perfect

informal on the nail, on the mark, on the beam, on the button

British informal spot on, bang on

North American informal on the money

ANTONYMS

inexact, inaccurate

2‘he didn't approve of sloppiness and liked to be exact’

SYNONYMS

careful, meticulous, painstaking, precise, punctilious, conscientious, rigorous, scrupulous, exacting

methodical, systematic, well organized, ordered, orderly, controlled

ANTONYMS

careless


verb

1‘she exacted high standards of cleanliness from them’

SYNONYMS

demand, require, insist on, command, call for, impose, request, ask for, expect, look for

extract, compel, force, wring, wrest, squeeze, obtain

archaic constrain

2‘they exacted a terrible vengeance on the helpless tribe’

SYNONYMS

inflict, impose, deliver, administer, issue, apply