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Timely

Meanings and phrases

timely

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. before a time limit expires
  2. done or happening at the appropriate or proper time; seasonable; well-timed; well timed

timely

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at an opportune time; seasonably; well-timed; apropos

timely manner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Multiprogramming doesn't give any guarantee that a program will run in a timely manner.
  • She lives in a tiny home on her landlord's land, however is unable to pay her rent in a timely manner.
  • A second cause of the backlog is crime laboratory facilities receiving the rape kits and not testing them in a timely manner.

timely fashion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cross-functional teams are important to the effective sharing of information in a timely fashion.
  • Individuals then step forward to take on the responsibility of accomplishing the work in a timely fashion.
  • The intent of the map should be illustrated in a manner in which the percipient acknowledges its purpose in a timely fashion.
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