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Synonyms for timely
ˈtaɪm litime·ly

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  1. timelyadjective

    well-timed, opportune

    inopportune, ill-timed

  2. timelyadjective

    Done at the proper time.

    well-timed, opportune

    inopportune, ill-timed

  3. timelyadjective

    Happening or appearing at the proper time.

    opportune, well-timed

    inopportune, ill-timed

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. timely

    early, seasonable, opportune, prompt, judicious

    late, unseasonable, inopportune, injudicious, ill-timed, untimely

Princeton's WordNet

  1. timelyadjective

    before a time limit expires

    "the timely filing of his income tax return"

    seasonable, well-timed(a), well timed(p)

    unpunctual, inopportune

  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"

    inopportune, unpunctual

  3. seasonably, timely, well-timed, aproposadverb

    at an opportune time

    "your letter arrived apropos"

    by the bye, seasonably, incidentally, well-timed, apropos, by the way

    inopportune, unpunctual

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. timelyadjective

    seasonable, opportune, early, punctual, prompt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. timelyadjective

    seasonable, punctual, opportune

    untimely, inopportune

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How to use timely in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Spak:

    We believe that Tesla is essentially learning how to become a manufacturing company on the fly, while we don't have meaningful reason to doubt that Tesla can eventually achieve its targets, doing so in a timely manner without some growing pains could prove challenging.

  2. Damian Lillard:

    It was a lot of timely whistles, calls got two different plays reversed down the stretch. It was a lot of factors down the stretch of this game. We just came up short.

  3. Andrew Bates:

    Regardless of any developments, with Several Bush Cabinet nominees national security at stake, the pandemic costing thousands of lives every day, and Several Bush Cabinet nominees economy in a historic recession, there is absolutely no justification for Republicans to jeopardize the ability of the United States government to keep the American people safe, distribute vaccines, and put Americans back to work, many of these respected, qualified, crisis-tested nominees were announced in November, many have been previously confirmed, and their paperwork has been submitted. Several Bush Cabinet nominees look forward to continuing to work with both parties in good faith on timely confirmations.

  4. Vincent Grashaw:

    Obviously when you make the decision to make a film on such a sensitive and timely issue, it suddenly feels like you're walking a tightrope, it made me nervous to be honest. But I felt as long as we found the right kids to play the two leads and stayed true to the writing, we were gon na be ok.

  5. The NHTSA:

    The requirement to launch recalls and inform consumers in a timely fashion when a safety defect or noncompliance is discovered is fundamental to our system for protecting the traveling public. This is a must-do.

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