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English definition of “prompt”

prompt

adjective     /prɒmpt/
done or happening without delay : prompt payment/delivery/service The message at the top of the bill is intended to encourage prompt payment .prompt action/attention/treatment Millions of people lack health insurance and therefore aren't getting regular screening or prompt treatment .
done quickly , without delay , or arriving at the arranged time : Be prompt for your appointment . The cashback bonus is given to prompt payers .
(Definition of prompt adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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