Definitions for promptly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. promptly, quickly, quick(adverb)

    with little or no delay

    "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!"

  2. promptly, readily, pronto(adverb)

    in a punctual manner

    "he did his homework promptly"

  3. promptly, right away(adverb)

    at once (usually modifies an undesirable occurrence)

    "he promptly forgot the address"


  1. promptly(Adverb)

    In prompt manner; both soon and quickly.

    He promptly got a new job.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Promptly(adverb)

    in a prompt manner

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