punctually

punctually
punctual punc‧tu‧al [ˈpʌŋktʆuəl] adjective
arriving, happening, or being done at exactly the time that was arranged:

• She's always very punctual for her appointments.

— punctually adverb :

• The court session started punctually at 9:00 am.

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punctually UK US /ˈpʌŋktjuəli/ adverb
at exactly the right time: »

The meeting started punctually at ten.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Punctually — Punc tu*al*ly, adv. In a punctual manner; promptly; exactly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • punctually — adverb a) In a punctual manner; on time. To understand that he is not punctually right, nor those from whom he differs absolutely wrong. b) precisely; exactly; minutely …   Wiktionary

  • punctually — adv. Punctually is used with these verbs: ↑arrive …   Collocations dictionary

  • punctually — punctual ► ADJECTIVE ▪ happening or keeping to the appointed time. DERIVATIVES punctuality noun punctually adverb. ORIGIN Latin punctualis, from punctum a point …   English terms dictionary

  • punctually adv — I ve dyed my hair green and stuck a pin through my nose, said Tom punctually …   English expressions

  • punctually — adverb see punctual …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • punctually — See punctuality. * * * …   Universalium

  • punctually — adv. fastidiously, exactingly, strictly, meticulously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • punctually — punc·tu·al·ly …   English syllables

  • punctually — See: punctual …   English dictionary

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