Translation of "promptly" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb uk /ˈprɒmpt·li/ us /ˈprɑmpt·li/

quickly, without delay, or at the arranged time

rápidamente, sin demora
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!

(Translation of “promptly” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)