Clearly vs Accurately - What's the difference?

clearly | accurately |


As adverbs the difference between clearly and accurately

is that clearly is (manner) in a clear manner while accurately is in an accurate manner; exactly; precisely; without error or defect.

clearly

English

Adverb

(en-adv)
  • (manner) In a clear manner.
  • He enunciated every syllable clearly .''
  • (modal) Without a doubt; obviously.
  • Clearly , the judge erred in his opinion.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2011 , date=December 10 , author=David Ornstein , title=Arsenal 1 - 0 Everton , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=While Gunners boss Arsene Wenger had warned his players against letting the pre-match festivities distract them from the task at hand, they clearly struggled for fluency early on.}}
  • (degree) To a degree clearly discernible.
  • He was clearly wrong on all points but one.

    accurately

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In an accurate manner; exactly; precisely; without error or defect.
  • Synonyms

    * carefully * precisely