punctually adv

punctually adv
"I've dyed my hair green and stuck a pin through my nose," said Tom punctually.

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  • punctual — [[t]pʌ̱ŋktʃuəl[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you are punctual, you do something or arrive somewhere at the right time and are not late. He s always very punctual. I ll see if he s here yet. Derived words: punctually ADV GRADED usu ADV with v My guest… …   English dictionary

  • punctual — punc|tu|al [ˈpʌŋktʃuəl] adj formal [Date: 1300 1400; : Medieval Latin; Origin: punctualis, from Latin punctum; POINT1] arriving, happening, or being done at exactly the time that has been arranged = ↑on time ▪ She s always very punctual for… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • punctual — [ˈpʌŋktʃuəl] adj someone who is punctual arrives at the time that they should arrive at punctuality [ˌpʌŋktʃuˈæləti] noun [U] punctually adv …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • punctual — [puŋk′cho͞o əl] adj. [ME < ML punctualis < L punctus, a POINT] 1. of, like, or drawn into a single point 2. carefully observant of an appointed time; on time; prompt 3. archaic var. of PUNCTILIOUS punctuality [puŋk′cho͞oal′ə tē] n.… …   English World dictionary

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