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PROMPTNESS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does promptness mean? 

PROMPTNESS (noun)
  The noun PROMPTNESS has 2 senses:

1. the characteristic of doing things without delay
2. the quality or habit of adhering to an appointed time

  Familiarity information: PROMPTNESS used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PROMPTNESS (noun)


Sense 1promptness [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The characteristic of doing things without delay

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

promptitude; promptness

Hypernyms ("promptness" is a kind of...):

celerity; quickness; rapidity; rapidness; speediness (a rate that is rapid)


Sense 2promptness [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The quality or habit of adhering to an appointed time

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

punctuality; promptness

Hypernyms ("promptness" is a kind of...):

timing (the time when something happens)


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