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Correct spelling:
shortly
Definition:
in the near future; " the doctor will soon be here"; " the book will appear shortly"; " she will arrive presently"; " we should have news before long"

Synonyms:

adjective
early
on the dot, preexistent, unanticipated, Matinal, Oversoon, pre-existent, before appointed time, on short notice, overearly.
adverb
betimes
seasonably.
compactly
compactly, delicately, meagerly, minimally, minutely, miserly, modestly, niggardly, punily, scantily, slightly, slimly, sparingly, stingily, Paltrily, parsimoniously, triflingly, deficiently, negligibly.
concisely
abruptly, bluntly, briefly, brusquely, compactly, concisely, curtly, delicately, incisively, meagerly, minutely, narrowly, punily, scantily, succinctly, tersely, Paltrily.
in brief
concisely, in few words.
lowly
deeply, lowly.
severely
abruptly, acutely, ascetically, austerely, basically, bleakly, bluntly, briskly, brusquely, caustically, coolly, correctly, crisply, critically, curtly, cuttingly, demandingly, dourly, dryly, frostily, fundamentally, grimly, gruffly, harshly, icily, imperially, intensely, intolerantly, keenly, meticulously, oppressively, piquantly, precisely, rigorously, severely, sharply, sparely, starkly, sternly, strictly, stringently, tartly, Acrimoniously, Leanly, Rawly, acerbically, exactingly, matter-of-factly.
shortly
briefly, compactly, concisely, curtly, lowly, punily, succinctly, squatly, stubbily.
soon
before long, directly, fleetly, in due time, in short order, in time, Lickety Split, presently, soon, in a while, any minute now, coming down the pike, in a little while.
adverb
all
shortly.
anon
tomorrow.
compactly
minimally, miserly, modestly, niggardly, slightly, slimly, sparingly, stingily, parsimoniously, triflingly, deficiently, negligibly.
concisely
abruptly, bluntly, briefly, brusquely, compactly, concisely, curtly, delicately, incisively, meagerly, minutely, narrowly, punily, scantily, succinctly, tersely, Paltrily.
early
Proximately, ere long.
in brief
in a few words, in a word.
lowly
deeply.
right away
before long, presently, quickly, soon, by and by, Proximately, ANON, any minute now, in a little while.
severely
acutely, ascetically, austerely, basically, bleakly, briskly, caustically, coolly, correctly, crisply, critically, cuttingly, demandingly, dourly, dryly, frostily, fundamentally, grimly, gruffly, harshly, icily, imperially, intensely, intolerantly, keenly, meticulously, oppressively, piquantly, precisely, rigorously, severely, sharply, sparely, starkly, sternly, strictly, stringently, tartly, Acrimoniously, Leanly, Rawly, acerbically, exactingly, matter-of-factly.
shortly
lowly, squatly, stubbily.
soon
before long, directly, expeditiously, in due time, post-haste, presently, soon, soonest, in a while, lickety-split.
noun
presently
quickly, right away.
shortly
before long, briefly, concisely, curtly, in brief, in short, not far, not long, presently, short, soon.
Examples of usage:
  1. There is another point upon which I must touch, though very shortly. – The Adventure of Living by John St. Loe Strachey
  2. I held silence, so he shortly afterwards asked-" Would you like me to tell you of what happened?" – By Veldt and Kopje by William Charles Scully
  3. " No," I answered, shortly. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  4. Now shortly, far to the south, the sun rose. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  5. Hunterleys laughed a little shortly. – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim

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