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Meaning of "precisian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRECISIAN

precisian  [prɪˈsɪʒən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRECISIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Precisian is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PRECISIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of precisian in the English dictionary

The definition of precisian in the dictionary is a punctilious observer of rules or forms, esp in the field of religion.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRECISIAN


abscission
æbˈsɪʒən
circumcision
ˌsɜːkəmˈsɪʒən
concision
kənˈsɪʒən
decision
dɪˈsɪʒən
discission
dɪsˈsɪʒən
division
dɪˈvɪʒən
excision
ɛkˈsɪʒən
imprecision
ˌɪmprɪˈsɪʒən
incision
ɪnˈsɪʒən
indecision
ˌɪndɪˈsɪʒən
nondecision
ˌnɒndɪˈsɪʒən
occasion
əˈkeɪʒən
precision
prɪˈsɪʒən
recision
rɪˈsɪʒən
rescission
rɪˈsɪʒən
subdecision
ˌsʌbdɪˈsɪʒən
subincision
ˌsʌbɪnˈsɪʒən
television
ˈtɛlɪˌvɪʒən
ultraprecision
ˌʌltrəprɪˈsɪʒən
uncircumcision
ˌʌnsɜːkəmˈsɪʒən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRECISIAN

precipitator
precipitin
precipitinogen
precipitous
precipitously
precipitousness
precis
precise
precisely
preciseness
precisianism
precisianist
precision
precision bombing
precision engineering
precision instrument
precision-made
precisionism
precisionist
precisive

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRECISIAN

Asian
Belarusian
Caucasian
Frisian
Gaussian
Illinoisian
Indonesian
Levalloisian
Malaysian
Old Frisian
Ossian
paradisian
Parisian
Persian
Polynesian
Rabelaisian
Russian
Southeast Asian
Tardenoisian
Tunisian

Synonyms and antonyms of precisian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «precisian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRECISIAN

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The translations of precisian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «precisian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

precisian
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

precisian
570 millions of speakers

English

precisian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रूढ़िवादी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

متزمت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

precisian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

precisian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অত্যন্ত নিয়মনিষ্ঠ ব্যক্তি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

formaliste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Precisian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

precisian
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

precisian
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

precisian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Precisian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

người câu nệ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சமய சட்டங்களை சிறிதும் வழுவாது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Precisian
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

precisian
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

precisian
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

precisian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

precisian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

precisian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

precisian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pietje presies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

precisian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

precisian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of precisian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRECISIAN»

The term «precisian» is used very little and occupies the 169.796 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRECISIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about precisian

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRECISIAN»

Discover the use of precisian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to precisian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Life Insurance Independent and American Journal of Life ...
A Precisian By Col. G. F. Potter He is needed among men and especially is he needed among insurance men. If the pursuit of any avocation requires, in order to be successful therein, the systematic methods of a precisian, as much or even ...
‎1913
2
The plays and poems of William Shakespeare: with the ...
Ask me no reason why I love you ; for though love use reason for his precisian, he admits him not for his counsellor 7 : You are not young, no more am ^ — though love use reason Jar his PRECISIAN, he admits him not for his counsellor : ] This ...
William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Nicholas Rowe, 1821
3
A glossary; or, Collection of words ... which have been ...
r^ "Precisian, j. A puritan, or precise person. jfc-rS uc*. il%e.c^ Precisians that way, but hot libertines. 'V»«^ He was of Italy, and that country breeds not . . Precisians that way, but hot libertines. ^Z**Crt B.Sf Ft. Cust. of C. iv. 1. k*-*^ iXJt n' t ...
Robert Nares, 1822
4
The Living Age
Against the precisian in ethics, the man who has precise limits to his moral possibilities and abides within them, no one has a right to cast a stone. Not that he would mind if everybody cast stones. He knows he is right, or thinks he knows, which ...
‎1913
5
The plays and poems of William Shakspeare
Ask me no reason why Hove you ; for though love use reason for his precisian, he admits him not for his counsellor 1 : You are not young, no more am 7 — though love use reason for his precisian, he admits him not for his counsellor :] This is ...
William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Edmond Malone, 1821
6
A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and ...
It was used also for a rough draft, or previous copy of any writing : My lord Melun, let this be copied out, And keep it safe for our remembrance ; Return the precedent to these lords again. K. John, v. S. PRECISIAN, s. A puritan, or precise person ...
Robert Nares, 1822
7
The A to Z of the Puritans
PRECISIAN. “Precisian” or “precisianist” was a term of abuse first employed by Queen Elizabeth I's Archbishop of Canterbury, Matthew Parker, to describe Puritans who were so precise in their Puritan vision for the Church of England that they ...
Charles Pastoor, Galen K. Johnson, 2009
8
The Living Age
Against the precisian in ethics, the man who has precise limits to his moral possibilities and abides within them, no one has a right to cast a stone. Not that he would mind if everybody cast stones. He knows he is right, or thinks he knows, which ...
Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell, 1913
9
A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and ...
Verity, you brach, The devil turn'd precisian! Mass. New W.t i, 1. A precisian well described : The man, affrighted at this apparition, Upon rccwery grew a great precisian, He bought a bible of the new translation, And in his life he shew'd great  ...
Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright, 1867
10
A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and ...
Verity, you brach, The devil turn'd precisian! Mass. New IF., i, 1. A precisian well described : The man, affrighted at this apparition, Upon recovery grew a great precisian, He bought a bthle of the new translation, And in liis life he shew'd great  ...
Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright, 1888

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRECISIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term precisian is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Will Butler with Hearing Things at The Horseshoe Tavern
... up Moby Dick style drum solo, which is still crazy to see talented drummers with their speed and precisian while still having it all make sense. «Live in Limbo, Mar 15»
2
ETMF: A Mutual Fund in an ETF Wrapper?
... Vance marks a surprising reversal of the SEC's earlier ruling rejecting Blackrock's and Precisian's proposals for somewhat similar funds. «Zacks.com, Nov 14»
3
London hottest drinks trends of 2014
Now however, the drinks scene is at the forefront of the industry with beverages being concocted with a scientific precisian, and an alchemical ... «London24, Jul 14»
4
Modi's time starts now
It is natural and even justified for them to now look to Narendra Modi to promote the precisian values and vision of the RSS. Many of Mody's ... «The Hindu, May 14»
5
Julian Barnes embarks on his own voyage into grief
For Barnes is a great precisian, even though he too, like the rest of us, is not always precise (here he misquotes Yeats and misdates Nadar's ... «Evening Standard, Mar 13»
6
8 Best ('Worst') Mother-Daughter Memoirs
"My mother's editorial voice -- precisian, dispassionate, elegant, adverb-less -- is lodged deep in my temporal lobes." "Indeed, my foremost ... «Huffington Post, Mar 13»
7
Kathleen Turner, 31 Years Since Body Heat
... but she manages to kill every mood and emotionally strangle loved ones with her precisian viewpoints. According to her, the beautiful sketch ... «Huffington Post, May 12»
8
Dropping Out
Lee is a precisian, not a prober, and you can feel the film floundering as it seeks its proper focus; now and then, as he did in “Hulk,” he splits the ... «New Yorker, Aug 09»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Precisian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/precisian>. Jul 2020 ».
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