Usage examples for precisely

  1. No; and there precisely lay the sorrow of the time.  Biographical Essays by Thomas de Quincey
  2. This was precisely what Luther had taught.  Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  3. " True," replied his father; " but that is not the reason precisely why I am glad that he invited you."  Rollo in Paris by Jacob Abbott
  4. In appearance it is precisely the same as is that worn by the modern Arab.  The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine by Francis Miltoun