adverb Informal.
promptly; quickly.

1840–50, Americanism; < Spanish (adj. and adv.) quick, quickly < Latin promptus prompt (adj.) Unabridged
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pronto (ˈprɒntəʊ)
informal at once; promptly
[C20: from Spanish: quick, from Latin promptusprompt]

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Word Origin & History

1850, from Sp. pronto, perhaps infl. by It. pronto (borrowed by Eng. 1740), both from L. promptus (see prompt).
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Example sentences
Make sure you bone up on your stereotype belief detector profiling skills pronto.
Unless your doctor books blocks of patients at once or an emergency crops up, you're likely to be seen pronto.
If she hasn't done her homework for the week, she better get started pronto.
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