Definitions for exact

Definitions for (verb) exact

Main entry: exact, claim, take

Definition: take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs

Usage: the accident claimed three lives; The hard work took its toll on her

Main entry: demand, exact

Definition: claim as due or just

Usage: The bank demanded payment of the loan

Definitions for (adj) exact

Main entry: precise, accurate, exact

Definition: (of ideas, images, representations, expressions) characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth ; strictly correct

Usage: a precise image; a precise measurement

Main entry: exact

Definition: marked by strict and particular and complete accordance with fact

Usage: an exact mind; an exact copy; hit the exact center of the target

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