See also: prónto

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish pronto, from Latin prōmptus. Doublet of prompt.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɑntoʊ/, [ˈpʰɹɑntʰoʊ̯], [ˈpʰɹɑnoʊ̯]
  • Rhymes: -ɒntəʊ

AdverbEdit

pronto (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Quickly, very soon, promptly.
    I need to finish this assignment pronto.

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AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōmptus.

AdverbEdit

pronto

  1. early
  2. soon
  3. nearby

SynonymsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōmptus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pronto m (feminine singular pronta, masculine plural prontos, feminine plural prontas)

  1. prompt, speedy
  2. ready, at the ready
    Estades prontos?Are you ready?

AdverbEdit

pronto

  1. soon
    Synonyms: axiña, decontado
  2. early
    Synonym: cedo
    Antonym: tarde

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōmptus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpron.to/, [ˈpron̪t̪o]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: prón‧to
  • Rhymes: -onto

AdjectiveEdit

pronto (feminine singular pronta, masculine plural pronti, feminine plural pronte)

  1. ready, prepared
  2. willing, prompt, set

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

pronto m (plural pronti)

  1. ready-made

InterjectionEdit

pronto?

  1. (telephony) hello (when answering the phone)

Further readingEdit

  • pronto in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōmptus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pronto m (feminine singular pronta, masculine plural prontos, feminine plural prontas, comparable)

  1. ready
    O jantar está pronto.
    Dinner is ready.
  2. (of a person) ready; willing (prepared for immediate action)

InflectionEdit

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pronto.


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin promptus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɾonto/, [ˈpɾõn̪t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: pron‧to

AdjectiveEdit

pronto (feminine singular pronta, masculine plural prontos, feminine plural prontas)

  1. prompt, on time
  2. ready

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

pronto (superlative prontísimo)

  1. soon, promptly, any time soon
    Synonym: luego
    de prontosuddenly

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit