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punctual

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of punctual

  1. done, carried out, or given without delay <the punctual delivery of the daily mail> Synonyms immediate, prompt, speedy, timelyRelated Words apt, quick, ready, swift, willing; opportune, seasonable; earlyNear Antonyms delinquent, latish, overdue; behind, behindhand, delayed, detained; dilatory, laggard, slowAntonyms belated, late, tardy




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