Translation of promptly in Spanish:


puntualmente, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈprɑm(p)tli//ˈprɒm(p)tli/


  • 1

    (on time)
    the meeting started promptly at six la reunión empezó puntualmente a las seis
    • I said no and promptly closed the door.
    • Leaving his Eton Square flat promptly at 7am each day, he has every hour of his players ' days programmed to the last second.
    • On makeover day, Sue was picked up promptly at 8: 30 a.m. by Don Curl of Mountview Dodge Chrysler Jeep.
    • The paper must go to press promptly at 3 o'clock.
    • The store manager walked up the temporary stage promptly at 6 PM.
    • The following afternoon, promptly at four o'clock, the Earl of Denby appeared at the front door of the Earl of Matlock carrying a bouquet of wildflowers.
    • It came promptly at 6: 30 a.m.
  • 2

    (pay/deliver) sin demora
    (pay/deliver) rápidamente
    (deliver/pay) con prontitud
    • Complaints are dealt with promptly within clear time limits.
    • Well, she answered promptly to the inquiries I had in my first response to her.
    • Her early attempts at providing equitable services were promptly eradicated by the feminist takeover of shelter services everywhere.
    • All orders intrusted to Mr. Cook will be promptly filled.
    • The trio then promptly lodged a rescission, along with a notice of motion proposing a nine-member council.
    • In accordance with our normal procedure, we promptly placed a seven-day notice on the car.
    • The waves caused superficial damage which will need to be repaired promptly to avoid further damage.
    • All invitations sent to a gentleman of any sort are promptly accepted or declined.
    • The BBC's report attracted the attention of the blogosphere, which promptly swung into action, chiefly at InstaPundit.
    • Nalbandian promptly nets with a forehand to hand Henman the first set.
    • Repair leaky faucets promptly; a leaky faucet wastes gallons of water in a short period.
    • The stock promptly headed for China, dropping to only $2.37 per share.
    • To get the death rate below 80 percent, those exposed would need to receive antibiotics promptly.
    • The bourgeoisie had promptly drawn their conclusion from the services rendered them by the democracy.
    • He moved back to Forest, who were promptly relegated.
    • The company promptly commemorated the memorable event by posting pictures of the visit on their website.
    • First, the shooter in a controlled situation can promptly view the image displayed on the back of the camera.
    • Finally, about two years ago, he was arrested amidst much fanfare, only to be released promptly by a magistrate.
    • There were now six candidates remaining, most of whom promptly started to bitch about the ammo requirement.
    • A technologist will be there promptly to assist you.
  • 3

    de inmediato