What is the opposite of precise?

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Opposite of marked by exactness and accuracy of expression or detail
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Opposite of used to emphasize that one is referring to an exact and particular thing
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(of a person) Opposite of strictly adhering to rules
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Opposite of exact in correspondence or adherence to something; not allowing or admitting deviation or relaxation
“For the kids, the rules can probably be adhered to in a loose manner.”
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Opposite of something precise or exact
“We cannot let you through because you have provided improper documents to verify your identity.”
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Opposite of being the straightest and most direct way to a point or end
“The group voted to stop at the zoo, forcing Mark to drive the indirect route to their destination.”
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Opposite of real and exactly what it appears to be
“We were surprised at the amount of fake merchandise available for sale.”
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(of writing) Opposite of relatively brief in extent
“There is no way I can survive this long and boring lecture.”
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Opposite of conclusive or definitive
“She has given us an extremely vague description of the perpetrator, therefore, we cannot press charges.”
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Opposite of done with or showing thought and attention
“Goldfinger met his doom because of his careless underestimation of Sansa Stark.”
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Opposite of easy to understand
“It is a complicated problem that will require a bit of mulling over.”
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(of an action) Opposite of performed well and with precision
“The amateur chef would completely massacre the piece of salmon with his sloppy knife strokes.”
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Opposite of elegant and cultured in appearance, manner, or taste
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Opposite of made or done with extreme care and accuracy
“Julie drew a rough sketch of the cake that she had planned to bake.”
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Opposite of physically separate
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(of a sense) Opposite of able to sense slight impressions or differences
“Due to his age, little Gip may have weak eyes, but he still whips his tail into a frenzy when he sees me.”
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Opposite of logical
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(especially of a price, rate, or time) Opposite of having been firmly established and typically not subject to change
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Opposite of known but specified in a general and nonexplicit sense
“He left seeking yet another unrecognized area of research.”
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Opposite of able to sense slight impressions or differences
“The surgeon reported that he would have temporarily impaired motor skills due to the accident.”
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Opposite of denoting or relating to an action that takes place at a particular point in time
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Opposite of like a living being, resembling life, giving an accurate representation
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Opposite of even or smooth
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Opposite of marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning
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