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precise
used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
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  • My old enemies have not beaten me; now would be the precise time to revenge myself on their representatives: I could do it; and none could hinder me.
    Chapter 33 (71% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • The service lasted precisely three hours; and yet my brother had the face to exclaim, when he saw us descending, "What, done already?"
    Chapter 3 (14% in)
  • They lifted their eyes together, to encounter Mr. Heathcliff: perhaps you have never remarked that their eyes are precisely similar, and they are those of Catherine Earnshaw.
    Chapter 33 (64% in)

There are no more uses of "precise" in Wuthering Heights.

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