Exactly in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Exactly

(manner) without approximation; precisely. | (focus) Used to provide emphasis. | Signifies agreement or recognition.

Short Example Sentence for Exactly

  • 1. Perhaps this was exactly what he desired. 🔊
  • 2. One mile was exactly like any other mile. 🔊
  • 3. All the charters were framed in exactly the same words. 🔊
  • 4. That was exactly what she wanted in her outraged dignity. 🔊
  • 5. Not exactly doubts, either. 🔊
  • 6. I recalled exactly where I was. 🔊
  • 7. It had turned out exactly as I had hoped. 🔊
  • 8. I was not exactly tired, and I was not exactly miserable. 🔊
  • 9. Now, I am with these men exactly half way, and no further. 🔊
  • 10. But I mean exactly what I say. 🔊
  • 11. It is not exactly just to rank Hall among the Arminians. 🔊
  • 12. Needn't tell him exactly what for. 🔊
  • 13. In "Huckleberry Finn" I have drawn Frank exactly as he was. 🔊
  • 14. He remembered all this visually, and it was not exactly pleasurable. 🔊
  • 15. He knew exactly what he wanted to do, and he looked forward to doing it. 🔊
  • 16. I don't exactly know how doctors describe it in diagnosis. 🔊
  • 17. I must here be permitted to take Virchow exactly at his word. 🔊
  • 18. No doubt Emily went through a great deal, but we never exactly knew what. 🔊
  • 19. These were almost exactly his words: We must organize; organize victory. 🔊
  • 20. The Dutch cats do not speak exactly the same language as the English ones. 🔊
  • 21. Other models sold by the firm are of French type exactly (see France). 🔊
  • 22. Miss Mitkin, yawning at the reception desk, didn't know exactly why. 🔊
  • 23. Mrs. Laudersdale was ill; I don't know exactly what the trouble was. 🔊

How to use Exactly in Sentence?

  • 1. The young fellow naturally goes exactly counter to all that his uncle did before him. 🔊
  • 2. I cannot say exactly when the change came; why it came remains a mystery to us to this day. 🔊
  • 3. His travelling equipage is not exactly suited to the character of a British senator. 🔊
  • 4. Then he did not know exactly where Herron was, for no courier could get through. 🔊
  • 5. Thus the preparations of Lawrence were exactly the reverse of what Jerry had planned. 🔊
  • 6. I did not exactly like this idea, but I could not contradict the calm, mellow voice. 🔊
  • 7. It was exactly ten years to the week since British warships had last been to Kiel. 🔊
  • 8. From the top of this peak one sees hundreds and hundreds of mountains and valleys exactly resembling one another. 🔊
  • 9. I'd give ten years full measure and running over to see exactly what would happen. 🔊
  • 10. You know we are not exactly millionaires, and our limited capital may not come anywhere near covering things. 🔊
  • 11. I found my new acquaintance to be perfectly at home on the topic, and to jump exactly with my humor in every respect. 🔊
  • 12. This, as we have already seen, is exactly what he does; he says the soul is free in the affirmation that two and two are four! 🔊
  • 13. I laughed out, with the most perfect sympathy in her sentiment; and then she laughed, and looked at me exactly as an infant does in mirthful play. 🔊
  • 14. As it is, Pepys heads the list, and we do not pretend to claim that the house is exactly as it was when he lived in it. 🔊
  • 15. No wonder he hurried and no wonder the woman screamed, for exactly at that instant a great red touring car came tearing around the corner. 🔊
  • 16. The sketch is only written on small fragments of paper, and I could not manage to write out the whole exactly from these. 🔊
  • 17. The Cecilia School now is exactly the place for your son, though he is six months too young to be admitted. 🔊