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adverb as in on the nose

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Then, at around dawn, two well-aimed mortar shots killed two more former Navy SEALS, Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty.

The building's exterior was undamaged and this assault was too well-aimed.

The well-aimed shots of the Americans were beginning to tell forcibly against the Spaniards.

Away it bounded, with the ease and certainty of a well-aimed arrow, over a ridge of splintered rocks.

Wherever your glory-toothed lightning bites, it crunches cattle, like a well-aimed bolt.

Several of the besiegers fell before the well-aimed shots of the besieged.

Almost at the same instant three or four other shots rang out, and each proved sufficiently well aimed to reach its mark.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to well-aimed, such as: accurately, on-target, on the mark, on the money, and precisely.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.