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precise
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

17 uses
  • " 'One of the most precious public possessions of the empire,' said I. " 'Precisely.'
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (14% in)
  • All emotions, and that one particularly, were abhorrent to his cold, precise but admirably balanced mind.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (1% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (19% in)
  • Precisely so.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (34% in)
  • At three o'clock precisely I was at Baker Street, but Holmes had not yet returned.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (41% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (66% in)
  • If I remember rightly, you on one occasion, in the early days of our friendship, defined my limits in a very precise fashion.
    Adventure V — The Five Orange Pips (65% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (5% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (12% in)
  • Precisely so.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (28% in)
  • Precisely so, on December 22nd, just five days ago.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (30% in)
  • Precisely so.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (76% in)
  • "Pray be precise as to details," said he.
    Adventure VIII — The Adventure of the Speckled Band (22% in)
  • And so do I. It is precisely for that reason that we are going to Stoke Moran this day.
    Adventure VIII — The Adventure of the Speckled Band (43% in)
  • Precisely so.
    Adventure IX — The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (30% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (44% in)
  • Precisely.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (96% in)

There are no more uses of "precise" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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