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Meaning of “shortly” - Learner’s Dictionary

shortly

adverb     /ˈʃɔːtli/
B2 If something is going to happen shortly, it will happen soon: Our plans for the next year will be announced shortly.In the future and soon
shortly after/before sth B1 a short time after or before something: He left here shortly after midnight.Short in timeTemporary
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 Italian entro poco tempo, tra breve…
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 Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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