Definition of Prompt in English :
Define Prompt in English
Prompt meaning in English
Meaning of Prompt in English
Pronunciation of Prompt in English
Prompt pronunciation in English
Pronounce Prompt in Englishsee synonyms of prompt
1. prompt, prompting
a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken)
Example Sentences:'the audience could hear his prompting'
2. command prompt, prompt
(computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command
give an incentive for action
Example Sentences:'This moved me to sacrifice my career'
serve as the inciting cause of
Example Sentences:'She prompted me to call my relatives'
assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned
according to schedule or without delay; on time
Example Sentences:'the train is prompt'
ready and willing or quick to act
Example Sentences:'she is always prompt to help her friends'
performed with little or no delay
Example Sentences:'an immediate reply to my letter''a prompt reply''was quick to respond''a straightaway denial'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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