Textual thesaurus for "prompt"

(adj) immediate, quick, straightaway

performed with little or no delay

an immediate reply to my letter; a prompt reply; was quick to respond; a straightaway denial

(noun) command prompt

(computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command

(noun) prompting

a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken)

the audience could hear his prompting

(verb) inspire, instigate

serve as the inciting cause of

She prompted me to call my relatives

(verb) cue, remind

assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned

(verb) propel, incite, motivate, move, actuate

give an incentive for action

This moved me to sacrifice my career