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then and there

also there and then
immediately: I suggested he call his mother and he did it there and then.
(Definition of then and there from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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then and there

infmlimmediately: She walked in and I decided to tell her then and there.
(Definition of then and there from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “then and there”
in Chinese (Simplified) 立即,马上…
in Chinese (Traditional) 立即,馬上…
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