New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: prompter · promptly · promote · impromptu · profit · promo · prompting · pre-empt · promoter · prospect
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prompt

verb
noun
adjective
adverb
verb
1 verb incite (action or response) TRANSITIVEspreag verb  c m uit prompted fears that the company is closing down chuir sé imní ar dhaoine go bhfuil an comhlacht ag dúnadhher death prompted moves to make the school safer spreag a bás daoine leis an scoil a dhéanamh níos sábháilteher statement prompted questions tharraing a ráiteas ceisteannait prompted their resignation spreag sé iad le héirí as 2 verb incite (person) TRANSITIVEspreag verb  c m ugríosaigh verb  c m uto prompt sb to do sth duine a spreagadh le rud a dhéanamh, duine a ghríosadh le rud a dhéanamhI was prompted by pity to give her some money le teann trua, thug mé slám airgid diit prompted me into joining a library spreag sé mé le ballraíocht a ghlacadh i leabharlann
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3 verb encourage, remind TRANSITIVEmeabhraigh verb  c m ucuir i gcuimhne do'What happened then?' he prompted. 'Céard a tharla ansin?' a dúirt sé.I prompted him to thank his mother mheabhraigh mé dó buíochas a ghabháil lena mháthair 4 verb THEAT whisper line TRANSITIVEleid a thabhairt do 5 verb COMP ask TRANSITIVEiarr ar PhrV  c m uleid a thabhairt doyou'll be prompted for your password iarrfar ort do phasfhocal a chur isteach
noun
6 noun reminderleid fem2  c m unod masc1  c m uthey use pictures as verbal prompts bíonn pictiúir acu le daoine a chur ag caintit has prompts to remind you to do tasks tá leideanna ann chun a mheabhrú duit tascanna a dhéanamh 7 noun THEAT line whisperedleid fem2  c m u 8 noun THEAT prompterleideoir masc3  c m u 9 noun COMP screen requesting inputleid fem2  c m u
adjective
10 adjective immediatepras adj1  c m utapa adj3  c m ugasta adj3  c m uláithreach adj1  c m utráthúil adj2  c m uthank you for your prompt response go raibh maith agat as do fhreagra pras, go raibh maith agat as freagra a thabhairt orm láithreach 11 adjective acting without delayhe was prompt in answering d'fhreagair sé láithreach bonn, d'fhreagair sé ar an toirtwe'll be prompt in dealing with this déileálfaimid leis seo gan mhoillthey should be prompt in action ba cheart dóibh gníomhú go tapa
adverb
12 adverb (of time) exactlyit starts at 8.30pm prompt tosaíonn sé díreach glan ag 8.30pm; tosaíonn sé ar bhuille 8.30pm; tosaíonn sé go pointeáilte ag 8.30pm