Translation of "prompt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /prɒmpt/ US  /prɑːmpt/

(of an action) done quickly and without delay, or (of a person) acting quickly or arriving at the arranged time

They've written back already - that was a very prompt reply. 他们已经回信了——答复相当迅速。
They're usually fairly prompt in dealing with enquiries. 他们回复咨询通常都比较快。
Try to be prompt because we'll be very short of time. 尽量快点,因为我们时间很紧。

(Translation of “prompt adjective” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)