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jiffy

noun [S] uk   /ˈdʒɪf.i/ informal us  
a very short time: I'll be with you in a jiffy. I've just got to fetch some books from upstairs - I won't be a jiffy (= I'll be very quick).
Translations of “jiffy”
in Spanish instante, santiamén…
in French en moins de deux…
in German der Augenblick…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一會兒,瞬間…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一会儿,瞬间…
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