Confidently vs Exactly - What's the difference?

confidently | exactly |


As adverbs the difference between confidently and exactly

is that confidently is in a confident manner; with confidence; with strong assurance; positively while exactly is (manner) without approximation; precisely.

As an interjection exactly is

(signifies agreement or recognition).

confidently

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a confident manner; with confidence; with strong assurance; positively.
  • References

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    exactly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (manner) without approximation; precisely.
  • Measure exactly so we can be sure it is right.
    The edge is not exactly straight.
  • (focus) Used to provide emphasis.
  • It was exactly an Eastern gray squirrel.
    He divided the coins exactly in half.
    He did it that way exactly to prove the point.
    His complaint was exactly that she failed to meet the deadline by four days.

    Antonyms

    * approximately

    Interjection

    (en interjection)
  • (Signifies agreement or recognition)
  • So you're saying that we have only three days left? / Yes, exactly !