Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: promptness  próm(p)t-nus
  1. The characteristic of doing things without delay
    - promptitude
  2. The quality or habit of adhering to an appointed time
    - punctuality

Type of: celerity [archaic], quickness, rapidity, rapidness, speediness, timing

Antonym: tardiness

Encyclopedia: Promptness