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Meaning & Definition of Promptly in English

English

Promptly

/prɑmptli/

adverb

1. With little or no delay

  • "The rescue squad arrived promptly"
  • "Come here, quick!"
    synonym:
  • promptly
  • ,
  • quickly
  • ,
  • quick

2. In a punctual manner

  • "He did his homework promptly"
    synonym:
  • promptly
  • ,
  • readily
  • ,
  • pronto

3. At once (usually modifies an undesirable occurrence)

  • "He promptly forgot the address"
    synonym:
  • promptly
  • ,
  • right away

Examples of using

Tom pays his debts promptly.
The man ran into the room wearing a boot on his head, shouted a bunch of gibberish, and promptly exited.
I want you to somehow resolve the situation as promptly and avoiding to cause trouble for my sister and those around us as much as possible.