pronto


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pron·to

 (prŏn′tō)
adv. Informal
Without delay; quickly.

[Spanish, from Latin prōmptus; see prompt.]

pronto

(ˈprɒntəʊ)
adv
informal at once; promptly
[C20: from Spanish: quick, from Latin promptus prompt]

pron•to

(ˈprɒn toʊ)

adv.
promptly; quickly.
[1840–50, Amer.; < Sp: quick, quickly < Latin promptus prompt]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.pronto - in a punctual manner; "he did his homework promptly"

pronto

adverb
Translations

pronto

[ˈprɒntəʊ] ADVen seguida

pronto

[ˈprɒntəʊ] adv (= sharpish) → fissa

pronto

adv (inf)fix (inf); do it prontoaber dalli! (inf)

pronto

[ˈprɒntəʊ] adv (fam) → subito, immediatamente
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