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Italian translation of “shortly”

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shortly

adverb
 
/ˈʃɔːt·li/
B1 not long
entro poco tempo
I got home at midnight and Jane arrived shortly afterwards.
soon
tra breve
Our plans for next year will be announced shortly.
Translations of “shortly”
in Korean 얼마 안되어, 금방, 곧…
in Arabic باختِصار, قَريبًا…
in Portuguese em instantes, em breve…
in Catalan poc, aviat…
in Japanese 間もなく, すぐに, 近々…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不久,很快…
in Russian скоро, вскоре…
in Turkish hemen, az sonra, yakında…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不久,很快…
in Polish wkrótce…
(Definition of shortly from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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