rapid or done immediately
ExamplesWe got very prompt service at the complaints desk. • Thank you for your prompt reply to my letter.
prompt payment
payment made rapidly
prompt supplier
a supplier who delivers orders rapidly

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You may need to be very prompt with your delivery if the other party is expecting it on a certain date.

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As a result of the team's prompt response, we were able to correct the problem with a minimal loss in productivity.

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After being yelled at by the police officer to move, Henry was prompt in his decision to move from the still child over to the crowded area to wait for the doctor, who was in the area at the time, to administer CPR.

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