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punctual

adjective uk   /ˈpʌŋk.tju.əl/ us  
arriving, doing something, or happening at the expected, correct time; not late: a punctual start to the meeting He's fairly punctual (= he usually arrives on time).
punctuality
noun [U] uk   /ˌpʌnk.tjuˈæl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
Punctuality has never been his strong point.
punctually
adverb uk   /-ə.li/ us  
The meeting started punctually at 10.00 a.m.
Translations of “punctual”
in Korean 시간을 엄수하는…
in Arabic دَقيق…
in French ponctuel…
in Turkish dakik…
in Italian puntuale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 準時的,守時的…
in Russian пунктуальный…
in Polish punktualny…
in Spanish puntual…
in Portuguese pontual…
in German pünktlich…
in Catalan puntual…
in Japanese 時間を守る, 時間に厳しい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 准时的,守时的…
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