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Definition of "promptly" []

  • In prompt manner; both soon and quickly. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "promptly" in a sentence
  • "In the morning the captain promptly scuttled the remaining boats, and there we were."
  • "This announcement came as an Indian court issued a ruling in a contentious battle over a holy site that has been in the Indian Courts for decades -- so creating special courts that can deal with environmental complaints promptly is a fundamental game changer."
  • "Doors open at 6: 30 PM and the lecture will begin promptly at 7: 00 PM."