prompt action

незамедлительные действия

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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  • requiring prompt action — index exigent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • prompt — ▪ I. prompt prompt 2 noun [countable] COMPUTING a sign on a computer screen which shows that the computer has finished one operation and is ready to begin the next: • When you see the C prompt, type WP .   [m0] ▪ II. prompt prompt 1 [prɒmpt ǁ… …   Financial and business terms

  • prompt — [[t]prɒ̱mpt[/t]] ♦♦♦ prompts, prompting, prompted 1) VERB To prompt someone to do something means to make them decide to do it. [V n to inf] Japan s recession has prompted consumers to cut back on buying cars... [V n] The need for villagers to… …   English dictionary

  • action — ac|tion1 W1S1 [ˈækʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(doing something)¦ 2¦(something done)¦ 3 in action 4 out of action 5¦(fighting)¦ 6¦(legal)¦ 7¦(excitement)¦ 8¦(the events in a story/film etc)¦ 9¦(movement)¦ 10¦(effect)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • prompt — prompt1 [ prampt ] verb transitive ** 1. ) MAINLY JOURNALISM to cause something to happen or be done: This revelation prompted the mayor s resignation. prompt someone to do something: The birth of my first child prompted me to write this article …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • prompt — prompt1 [prɔmpt US pra:mpt] v [Date: 1300 1400; : Medieval Latin; Origin: promptare, from Latin promptus; PROMPT2] 1.) [T] to make someone decide to do something prompt sb to do sth ▪ What prompted you to buy that suit? 2.) [T] to make people say …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • prompt — I UK [prɒmpt] / US [prɑmpt] verb [transitive] Word forms prompt : present tense I/you/we/they prompt he/she/it prompts present participle prompting past tense prompted past participle prompted ** 1) mainly journalism to cause something to happen… …   English dictionary

  • prompt — [prɒmpt] verb [T] I 1) to cause something to happen The birth of my first child prompted me to write this article.[/ex] 2) to encourage someone to say something Without being prompted, she began to apologize.[/ex] 3) to remind an actor which… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • prompt — 01. Being [prompt] for appointments demonstrates a sense of responsibility. 02. I took my children to see the symphony, and after we got there, they [promptly] fell asleep. 03. The baseball game began [promptly] at 6:00 p.m. 04. I arrived… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • action — French for share. Exchange Handbook Glossary * * * action ac‧tion [ˈækʆn] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] when someone does something in order to deal with a problem or difficult situation: • The government s action was prompted by shortages of …   Financial and business terms

  • action — noun 1 DOING THINGS (U) the process of doing in order to deal with a problem or difficult situation: The union is urging strike action. | We need more action, and less talk! | take action: The police took firm action to deal with the riots. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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