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promptly

adverb
 
/ˈprɒmpt·li/
quickly, without delay, or at the arranged time
rapidamente, imediatamente
We’ll have to leave fairly promptly (= on time) if we want to catch that train. We try to answer readersletters as promptly (= quickly) as we can. She promised she’d keep it secret and promptly (= immediately after) went and told Ben!
Translations of “promptly”
in Korean 재빠르게…
in Arabic فَورا…
in Catalan ràpidament, de seguida…
in Japanese 直ちに, 即座に…
in Italian sollecitamente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迅速地,立即,依照預定時間地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迅速地,立即地, 依照预定时间地…
(Definition of promptly from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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