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Correct spelling:
Definite; exact; over- nice.
Preciseness, precision.
vigilant (adjective)
finical, meticulous, guarded, particular, thoughtful, fastidious, sharp-eyed, heedful, thorough, alert, regardful, conscientious, exacting, prudent, scrupulous, observant, careful, vigilant, fussy, attentive, diligent, strict, cautious, watchful, prepared, responsible, mindful, provident, ready.
literal (adjective)
prosaic, explicit, accurate, verbatim, overt, exact, actual, authentic, literal.
correct (adjective)
suitable, right, accurate, valid, correct, exact.
severe (adjective)
stark, austere, curt, dry, icy, acrimonious, raw, acerbic, exacting, lean, demanding, oppressive, Draconian, unbending, critical, disciplined, inflexible, ascetic, abrupt, cool, intense, blunt, prudish, rigid, acute, frosty, fundamental, relentless, short, stiff-necked, brisk, meticulous, obstinate, piquant, dour, chilly, stern, gruff, keen, harsh, severe, imperial, authoritarian, sharp, uncompromising, correct, intolerant, Spartan, crisp, obdurate, caustic, grim, brusque, spare, rigorous, bleak, puritanical, cutting, strait-laced, hidebound, strict, stringent, tart, basic, astringent, censorious.
special (adjective)
special, individual, feature, keynote, different, quirky, discriminating, definite, specialized, characteristic, specific, hallmark, peculiar, particular, idiosyncratic, distinguishing.
fastidious (adjective)
discriminating, exacting, methodical, fussy, literal, diligent, mincing, demanding, proper, severe, conscientious, flawless, rigorous, critical, meticulous, fastidious, Epicurean, squeamish, finicky, discerning, dainty, hypercritical, perspicacious, accurate, qualmish, particular, prudish, scrupulous, careful, delicate, correct, choosy, punctilious, persnickety, picky, priggish, prim.
precise (adjective)
rigorous, meticulous, accurate, strict, right, exact, correct, definite, proper.
Other synonyms:
fine, skillful, microscopic, meticulous, right, hairsplitting, on the button, on the nose, pinpoint, nice, very, exact, finespun, correct, dead, accurate, punctilious.
Examples of usage:
  1. In all his duties he was equally steady and precise, and could be perfectly trusted. - "Stories of Animal Sagacity", W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. They seemed to be continuing a conversation broken off in the middle, as if each remembered the precise point at which they had been interrupted, and was eager to go on as quickly as possible. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  3. The student endeavoured to gain more precise information, but they had none to furnish him. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.

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