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tardily

adverb

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1 after the due, usual, or proper time
  • she submitted her scholarship application tardily, so she was not considered

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2 at a pace that is less than usual, desirable, or expected
  • the money that I had lent him for the video games came tardily and only after I told him that if he didn't repay me, I was taking them back

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The first known use of tardily was circa 1598

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“Tardily.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tardily. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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