Usage examples for precisely

  1. You see, he has begun to realize by this time that you are not precisely fond of him. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. That is precisely the way Mr. Blithers put it. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. It was indeed that precisely. – Winter Fun by William O. Stoddard
  4. " Why, that is it, John, precisely, that is it exactly! – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  5. They came and they separated with precisely opposite views. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  6. His best ideas just seemed to come to him, out of nowhere, precisely as the situation demanded them. – Brain Twister by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  7. This is precisely what I should have said. – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke
  8. That's precisely what I told him this morning. – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  9. No; and there precisely lay the sorrow of the time. – Biographical Essays by Thomas de Quincey
  10. You have it precisely. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. Twenty or thirty years later, I was myself one of a board called to deal with a precisely similar case. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  12. " Precisely," said Colonel Ferrers. – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards
  13. That is precisely what I desire. – The Errand Boy by Horatio Alger
  14. You're precisely what you always were. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  15. It is precisely because we have such a large reading public that America has attained her high intellectual average. – Paul and the Printing Press by Sara Ware Bassett
  16. Precisely for that reason. – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  17. And he would deny it for precisely the same reason. – Pebbles on the Shore by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  18. " And that is precisely what I want to hear," he answered earnestly. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  19. Then besides, while Jonas is going from the clock out to the barn, the shadow is slowly moving on, all the time; so that he cannot tell exactly where the shadow was, when it was precisely twelve by the clock. – Rollo's Experiments by Jacob Abbott