Part of speech:
Quick to act or to do what is required; ready, punctual, etc.
That can be relied on; dependable; trustworthy
Happening, done, said, etc. at a suitable time; well-timed; opportune
(Ecclesiastical) Belonging to a religious order and bound by its rules:
A continuous, measurable quantity in which events occur in a sequence proceeding from the past through the present to the future.
Marked by or exhibiting a lack of reliability.
Careful and exact
Strictly distinguished from others; very:
Coming or done at the right time; opportune; timely
Dead, especially if only recently deceased:
(Rhetoric) Having a structure characterized by periodic sentences.
(Chem.) Of or relating to a major group of organic compounds, structured in closed chains, including aromatic, alicyclic, and heterocyclic compounds
The definition of scrupulous is someone who is detailed and precise, or someone who is aware of the right thing to do.
Extremely or excessively careful about details; scrupulous or finicky
Done or made without enough attention, precision, etc.; not painstaking or thorough
Occurring in the near future:
The definition of tardy is slow moving, delayed or late.
(Anatomy) Turning in a reverse direction. Used of blood vessels and nerves.
Habitual or regular; by habit
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