Found 3 items, similar to prompt.
English → Indonesian
cepat, membisiki, mendorong, segera, tangkas, tepat
English → English
n 1: a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the
next line to be spoken); “the audience could hear his
2: (computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer
screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a
command [syn: command prompt
adj 1: according to schedule or without delay; “they were always on
; “a prompt reply”
[syn: on time
2: characterized by speed and efficiency [syn: expeditious
3: quick in apprehending or reacting; “a prompt (or ready)
; “a prompt smile”
4: performed with little or no delay; “an immediate reply to my
; “prompt obedience”
; “was quick to respond”
v 1: give an incentive for action; “This moved me to sacrifice my
2: serve as the inciting cause of; “She prompted me to call my
3: assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next
words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned [syn:
English → English
, n. (Com.)
A limit of time given for payment of an account for produce
purchased, this limit varying with different goods. See
To cover any probable difference of price which might
arise before the expiration of the prompt, which for
this article [tea] is three months. --J. S. Mill.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prompted
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To assist or induce the action of; to move to action; to
instigate; to incite.
God first . . . prompted on the infirmities of the
infant world by temporal prosperity. --Jer. Taylor.
2. To suggest; to dictate.
And whispering angles prompt her golden dreams.
3. To remind, as an actor or an orator, of words or topics
(pr[o^]mt; 215), a. [Compar. Prompter
.] [F. prompt, L. promptus, properly, brought
forth (to light or view), hence, visible, evident, at hand,
ready, quick, -- p. p. of promere to take or bring forth; pro
forth + emere to take. See Redeem
1. Ready and quick to act as occasion demands; meeting
requirements readily; not slow, dilatory, or hesitating in
decision or action; responding on the instant; immediate;
as, prompt in obedience or compliance; -- said of persons.
Very discerning and prompt in giving orders.
Tell him I am prompt
To lay my crown at's feet. --Shak.
And you, perhaps, too prompt in your replies.
2. Done or rendered quickly, readily, or immediately; given
without delay or hesitation; -- said of conduct; as,
When Washington heard the voice of his country in
his obedience was prompt. --Ames.
3. Easy; unobstructed. [Obs.]
The reception of the light into the body of the
building was very prompt. --Sir H.
Syn: Ready; expeditious; quick; agile; alert; brisk; nimble.
. One who is ready is
prepared to act at the moment. One who is prompt acts
at the moment. One who is expeditious carries through
an undertaking with constant promptness.