Methodical definition

-ĭk
Orderly and systematic in habits or behavior.

A methodical and painstaking researcher.

adjective
12
0
Characterized by method; orderly; systematic.
adjective
7
0
Arranged or proceeding in regular, systematic order.

Methodical instructions for assembly.

adjective
7
1
The definition of methodical is a person who pays very careful attention to detail and who does things in a precise manner or following a procedure.

A person who slowly and carefully reads all directions and then follows them exactly is someone who would be described as methodical.

Mathematical calculations done exactly according to procedure are an example of calculations that would be described as methodical.

adjective
3
1
In an organized manner; proceeding with regard to method; systematic.
adjective
2
0
Advertisement
Arranged with regard to method; disposed in a suitable manner, or in a manner to illustrate a subject, or to facilitate practical observation.

The methodical arrangement of arguments; a methodical treatise.

adjective
0
0

Origin of methodical

  • From Ancient Greek μεθοδικός (methodikos, “going to work by rule, systematic, crafty"), +"Ž -al.

    From Wiktionary