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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of being prompt and efficient.

Usage examples (20)
  • Adjective : an expeditious answer to an inquiry
  • Maybe because a retreat to "expeditiousness" doesn't feel like an argument you'd support.
  • It could also be run “informally” so that the expeditiousness of the project is a benefit to all.
  • He is to have full access to all of your findings, and you all are to consider his inquiries with the expeditiousness that you do mine. for more
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