- in an exact manner; accurately or precisely
- in every respect; just: it is exactly what I want
- not exactly ⇒ ironic not at all; by no means
- just so! precisely!
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
ex•act•ly /ɪgˈzæktli/USA pronunciation adv.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
totally:You got this exactly right.
definitely:"You mean we are going to stay for the whole year?'' "Exactly!''
ex•act•ly (ig zakt′lē),USA pronunciation adv.
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
exactly /ɪɡˈzæktlɪ/ adv
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