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timely

adjective

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1 especially suitable for a certain time
  • a timely invitation to lunch that came just as I was starting to feel hungry

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2 done, carried out, or given without delay
  • when I order a pizza, I expect it to be delivered in a timely manner

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The first known use of timely was before the 12th century

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“Timely.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/timely. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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