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prompt

prompt

 
 
pronunciation:
prampt
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: prompter, promptest
definition 1: fast and without pause.
This restaurant is known for its prompt service.
synonyms:
immediate, punctual, quick
antonyms:
delayed, late
similar words:
rapid
definition 2: arriving or being ready at the right time.
The fire department was prompt in getting to the burning building.
synonyms:
punctual, quick
similar words:
alert, fast, ready
derivations: promptly (adv.), promptness (n.)
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