Fuad was renowned for his boldness and promptness of decision, as well as for his ready wit and his many bons mots.
The promptness with which this disturbance was suppressed averted what otherwise might have been a serious rising.
The most important factors in the prognosis are the severity of the infection and promptness of treatment.
This competitive dynamic, in which promptness and confidence are all important, is the same that holds true in casual conversation.
He was vicegerent of Octavian during the campaign of Actium, when, with great promptness and secrecy, he crushed the conspiracy of the younger Lepidus; and during the subsequent absences of his chief in the provinces he again held the same position.