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速やか, すみやか

  • sumiyaka
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • speedy
  • prompt
  • smooth

Examples of 速やか,すみやか in a Sentence

I want quick action subsequent to the decision.
速やかにすぎてゆく
Time goes by quickly.
You must perform all assignments in a timely manner.
I move that these proposals be approved, and that action be taken as soon as possible.
ココは速やかに学び続けた
Koko continued to learn fast.
In the case of not agreeing to the conditions of the usage consent contract, promptly return the unopened media package to ABC for a full refund.
The Department of Homeland Security's primary function is the prevention of terrorist attacks occurring within America and, in the extreme case of an attack happening, holding losses to the smallest possible level and swiftly carrying out restoration.

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