to the minute

idiom

Definition of to the minute

: exactly or precisely
  • The buses were on time to the minute.

Word by Word Definitions

minute play
  1. : the 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds

  2. : the 60th part of a degree of angular measure

  3. : the distance one can traverse in a minute

  1. : very small : infinitesimal

  2. : of small importance : trifling

  3. : marked by close attention to details

  1. : to make notes or a brief summary of


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