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promptitude


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Promptitude  \Prompt"i*tude\,  n.  [F.,  fr  L.  promptitudo.  See 
  {Prompt},  a.] 
  The  quality  of  being  prompt;  quickness  of  decision  and  action 
  when  occasion  demands;  alacrity;  as  promptitude  in 
  obedience. 
 
  Men  of  action  of  promptitude,  and  of  courage.  --I. 
  Taylor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  promptitude 
  n  :  the  characteristic  of  doing  things  without  delay  [syn:  {promptness}] 




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