"promptitude" meaning in All languages combined

Noun [English]

Forms: promptitudes [plural]
  1. The quality of being prompt; alacrity. Tags: uncountable, usually

Noun [French]

IPA: /pʁɔ̃p.ti.tyd/ Audio: LL-Q150 (fra)-0x010C-promptitude.wav Rhymes: -yd
  1. promptitude Tags: feminine, uncountable

Inflected forms

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