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Adjective

prompt (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
prompt

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. On time. - (Be prompt for your appointment)
  2. Quick - (He was very prompt getting a new job)

Translations

Noun

Singular
prompt

Plural
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prompt ({{{1}}})
  1. Something that indicates when or where a response is appropriate.
    I filled in my name where the prompt appeared on the computer screen but my account wasn't recognized.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A suggestion for inspiration given to an author.

Verb

Infinitive
to prompt

Third person singular
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Simple past
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Past participle
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Present participle
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to prompt (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To lead someone toward what they should say or do - (I prompted him to get a new job).
  2. (theater and Template loop detected: Template:context 1) - to show or tell an actor/person the words they should be saying, or actions they should be doing.
    If he forgets his words I will prompt him.

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Etymology

From French < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:no:Template:lang:la derivations]] derived from promere (bring out)

Adverb

prompt

  1. quickly and punctually; promptly

Adjective

prompt (masculine prompt; feminine prompt; neuter prompt; plural prompt; comparative mer prompt; superlative mest prompt)

  1. quick and punctual; prompt

References

  • prompt” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk DictionaryDokumentasjonsprosjektet.
  • prompt” in The Ordnett Dictionary

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