highly systematic, precise, and dependable:
The mail carrier arrives at noon with clocklike regularity.
[klok-mey-ker] /ˈklɒkˌmeɪ kər/ noun 1. a person who makes or repairs clocks. /ˈklɒkˌmeɪkə/ noun 1. a person who makes or mends clocks, watches, etc
- Clock off
verb 1. (intransitive, adverb) to depart from work, esp when it involves registering the time of departure on a card
- Clock on
verb 1. (intransitive, adverb) to arrive at work, esp when it involves registering the time of arrival on a card
noun 1. a radio combined with an alarm clock in a compact cabinet, the clock serving as a timer to turn the radio on or off at a preset time. noun See radio alarm n. 1946, from clock (n.1) + radio (n.).