What does timely mean?

Definitions for timely
ˈtaɪm litime·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. timely(adj)

    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, apropos(adverb)

    at an opportune time

    "your letter arrived apropos"

Wiktionary

  1. timely(Adverb)

    In good time; early, quickly.

  2. timely(Adverb)

    At the right time; seasonably.

  3. timely(Adjective)

    Done at the proper time.

  4. timely(Adjective)

    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. Timely(adverb)

    early; soon; in good season

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How to say timely in sign language?

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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. Josh Frydenberg:

    A timely boost for households facing cost-of-living pressures, the benefits to the economy from this rate cut will not be insignificant but it is important that the banks hear the message from the Australian people that they should pass on the benefits of these rate cuts to their customers.

  2. Governor Haruhiko Kuroda:

    We'll take appropriate steps as necessary in a timely manner, while closely monitoring developments.

  3. Mahen Bonetti:

    It cannot be more timely, this story.

  4. Mukesh Ambani:

    My sincere and heartfelt thanks to my respected elder brother, Mukesh, and Nita, for standing by me during these trying times, and demonstrating the importance of staying true to our strong family values by extending this timely support.

  5. Jens Stoltenberg:

    It will be a timely and significant contribution to NATO's deterrence, and collective defense.

Images & Illustrations of timely

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