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ˈtaɪm litime·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. timelyadjective

    before a time limit expires

    "the timely filing of his income tax return"

  2. timely, seasonable, well-timed(a), well timed(p)adverb

    done or happening at the appropriate or proper time

    "a timely warning"; "with timely treatment the patient has a good chance of recovery"; "a seasonable time for discussion"; "the book's publication was well timed"

  3. seasonably, timely, well-timed, aproposadverb

    at an opportune time

    "your letter arrived apropos"

Wiktionary

  1. timelyadverb

    In good time; early, quickly.

  2. timelyadverb

    At the right time; seasonably.

  3. timelyadjective

    Done at the proper time.

  4. timelyadjective

    Happening or appearing at the proper time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Timely

    being or occurring in good time; sufficiently early; seasonable

  2. Timely

    keeping time or measure

  3. Timelyadverb

    early; soon; in good season

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of timely in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of timely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of timely in a Sentence

  1. Bob Chapek:

    We thought it was important to find alternative ways to bring this exceptional family friendly film to them in a timely manner.

  2. Rebecca Aloisi:

    It was a very timely and topical tagline.

  3. Professor Gil Weinberg:

    We believe that if you augment humans with technology humans should be able to do much more, and we thought that music is a great medium to try that, music is something that is very timely, you really need to do things on the right millisecond. It's also very spatial, you need to go to the right places, so what better medium than to try the concept of a third arm that would augment you and allow you to do things that you couldn't before in music.

  4. Francis Bennett:

    Its important that we resolve this issue in a timely fashion.

  5. The IMF:

    While still in early stages, measures to integrate refugees are timely and well-targeted.

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