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precise -- as in: a precise personality
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as in: a precise personality Define
meticulous (careful about details)
  • She has the kind of precise personality that never has a cluttered desk or an out-of-fashion item in her closet.
  • She is precise in her thinking, appearance, and movements.
  • In the corresponding cubicle on the other side a small, precise-looking, dark— chinned man named Tillotson was working steadily away, with a folded newspaper on his knee and his mouth very close to the mouthpiece of the speakwrite.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • Her bearing is perhaps most like the noble bearing of the women of the Hereros of Southwest Africa—rather as if she imagines that as she walks she still bears a basket or a vessel upon her head. Her speech, on the other hand, is as careless as her carriage is precise—she is inclined to slur everything—
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun

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  • (MAMA repeats the phrase with precision and cool emotion) In my mother’s house there is still God.
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
  • Enunciating precisely but soundlessly: "There’s a white man at the door!"
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
  • BENEATHA: (Angrily, precisely as in the first scene of the play) What have you got to do with who I marry!
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
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as in: about noon; 12:03 to be precise Define
exact (accurate)
as in: a precise personality Define
meticulous (careful about details)
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