Exact

5 Definitions of Exact

The meaning of the word exact, the definition of Exact:

a. - Precisely agreeing with a standard, a fact, or the truth; perfectly conforming; neither exceeding nor falling short in any respect; true; correct; precise; as, the clock keeps exact time; he paid the exact debt; an exact copy of a letter; exact accounts.

a. - Habitually careful to agree with a standard, a rule, or a promise; accurate; methodical; punctual; as, a man exact in observing an appointment; in my doings I was exact.

a. - Precisely or definitely conceived or stated; strict.

a. - To demand or require authoritatively or peremptorily, as a right; to enforce the payment of, or a yielding of; to compel to yield or to furnish; hence, to wrest, as a fee or reward when none is due; -- followed by from or of before the one subjected to exaction; as, to exact tribute, fees, obedience, etc., from or of some one.

v. i. - To practice exaction.


The word "exact" uses 5 letters: A C E T X

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after exact, or to exact in any order:

a - exacta   s - exacts  

Shorter words found within exact:

ace act ae at ate ax axe cat cate cx eat et eta ex ta tace tae tax te tea tec xc

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Other words with the same letter pairs: ex xa ac ct

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