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synonyms for not exactly

  • a little
  • fairly
  • quite
  • rather
  • reasonably
  • slightly
  • somewhat
  • passably
  • pretty
  • averagely
  • enough
  • gently
  • in moderation
  • in reason
  • kind of
  • more or less
  • more than not
  • quite a bit
  • so-so
  • some
  • something
  • sort of
  • temperately
  • tolerable
  • tolerably
  • tolerantly
  • within limits
  • within reason

antonyms for not exactly

MOST RELEVANT
  • immoderately
  • unlimitedly
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How to use not exactly in a sentence

He is simply hearing every tone, knowing exactly what effect he wishes to produce and how to do it.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He is what the bill wishes to make for us, a regular root doctor, and will suit the place exactly.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
I don't exactly see how I could have been, considering I never made a rhyme in my life!
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
A child, under exactly similar circumstances as far as its knowledge goes, cannot very well curse God and die.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
I understand their point of view, exactly, but I'm not here to play the social game, and I shall talk to whom it pleases me.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The last three days hadn't been exactly favorable to a normal state of mind, or well-considered speech.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I have never seen Newport, and passed exactly a week in New York before sailing.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
And from the numerous examples I give, they see exactly how this is to be done in all other cases.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
There was only one reason why Billy Woodchuck didn't exactly care to dig a new home for himself in the pasture just then.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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