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Synonyms of 'imprecise'

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in the sense of inaccurate
The reports were based on inaccurate information.
Synonyms
out,
off-base (US, Canadian, informal),
off-beam (informal),
way off-beam (informal),
in error
in the sense of indeterminate
Definition
left doubtful
I hope to carry on for an indeterminate period.
Synonyms
undetermined,
unfixed,
unstipulated
in the sense of inexact
Definition
not exact or accurate
Forecasting was an inexact science.
in the sense of loose
Definition
inexact or imprecise
We came to some sort of loose arrangement before he went home.
in the sense of rough
Definition
approximate
We were only able to make a rough estimate.
Synonyms
estimated,
ballpark,
in the sense of vague
Definition
deliberately withholding information
His answer was deliberately vague.
Synonyms
non-specific,
obfuscatory,
inexplicit
in the sense of woolly
Definition
confused or indistinct
It is no good setting vague, woolly goals – we need a specific aim.

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