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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The characteristic of doing things without delay.

Usage examples (29)
  • Bladud received his orders in silence, and obeyed them with that unquestioning and unhesitating promptitude which is one of the surest evidences of fitness to command.
  • Ottawa, the government acted with great promptitude.
  • He smiled at the promptitude of her ingenious admiration.
  • But my companion's mind was made up with the promptitude of for more
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