Synonyms of promptly in English:


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1‘William arrived promptly at 7.30’


punctually, on time, on the dot, on the nail

informal bang on, spot on

North American informal on the button

NZ Australian informal on the knocker

2‘I expect the matter to be dealt with promptly’


quickly, swiftly, rapidly, speedily, fast, as soon as possible, expeditiously

at once, immediately, straight away, right away, now, without delay, without hesitation, forthwith, directly, instantly, instantaneously, by return, unhesitatingly

North American momentarily

informal pronto, a.s.a.p., p.d.q., p.d.q. pretty damn quick, in double quick time