Quick to act or to do what is required; ready, punctual, etc.
Happening, done, said, etc. at a suitable time; well-timed; opportune
(Ecclesiastical) Belonging to a religious order and bound by its rules:
That can be relied on; dependable; trustworthy
Extremely or excessively careful about details; scrupulous or finicky
The definition of tardy is slow moving, delayed or late.
Marked by or exhibiting a lack of reliability.
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.
Careful and exact
Strictly distinguished from others; very:
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:
(Anatomy) Turning in a reverse direction. Used of blood vessels and nerves.
The definition of scrupulous is someone who is detailed and precise, or someone who is aware of the right thing to do.
Done or made without enough attention, precision, etc.; not painstaking or thorough
Occurring in the near future:
Habitual or regular; by habit
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