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English definition of “punctual”


adjective  /ˈpʌŋk·tʃu·əl/ us  
arriving, doing something, or happening at the expected or correct time; not late: Please try to be punctual, so we can start the meeting on time.
noun [U]  /ˌpʌŋk·tʃuˈæl·ɪ·t̬i/ us  
He’s obsessive about punctuality.
adverb  /ˈpʌŋk·tʃu·ə·li/ us  
We arrived punctually at 8.
(Definition of punctual from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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