promptly
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈpɹɑmptli/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈpɹɒmptli/
Adverb

promptly

  1. In prompt manner; both soon and quickly.
    • 1945 August 17, George Orwell [pseudonym; Eric Arthur Blair], chapter 1, in Animal Farm: A Fairy Story, London: Secker & Warburg, OCLC 3655473 ↗:
      […] the ducklings nestled down inside it and promptly fell asleep.
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