noun. ['ˈækjɝəsi'] the quality of being near to the true value.
Words that Rhyme with Accuracy
Example sentences of the word accuracy
1. Noun, singular or mass
Use a candy thermometer to get a temperature reading on the water to ensure accuracy.
Quotes containing the word accuracy
1. Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.
2. Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.
- Ben Jonson
3. ConnubialBecause with alarming accuracy she’d been identifying patterns I was unaware of—this tic, that tendency, like the way I've mastered the language of intimacy in order to conceal how I felt— I knew I was in danger of being terribly understood.
- Stephen Dunn
noun. ['ˈækjɝəsi'] (mathematics) the number of significant figures given in a number.