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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
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