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Overview of adv promptly

The adv promptly has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) promptly, quickly, quick

(with little or no delay; "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!")

2. (3) promptly, readily, pronto

(in a punctual manner; "he did his homework promptly")

3. (2) promptly, right away

(at once (usually modifies an undesirable occurrence); "he promptly forgot the address") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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