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