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Shortly

Meanings and phrases

shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. for a short time
  2. in the near future; soon; presently; before long
  3. in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner; curtly; short
  4. in a concise manner; in a few words; concisely; briefly; in brief; in short
  5. at a short distance

shortly before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The branch opened shortly before 20 December 1868.
  • He held a synod of his clergy shortly before 1066.
  • ), was buried here: both died shortly before 1369.

shortly thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The park was sold shortly thereafter and torn down.
  • The wholesale store was torn down shortly thereafter.
  • He died shortly thereafter of liver cancer at age 43.

shortly afterwards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A uniform review was conducted shortly afterwards.
  • The population shortly afterwards was about 10,000.
  • The lyric video was premiered shortly afterwards.

died shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her mother died shortly after reaching The Dalles.
  • ), was buried here: both died shortly before 1369.
  • She died shortly after turning 100, on March 9, 2010.

shortly afterward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Warrnambool" sank shortly afterward, in of water.
  • Tyrrel himself was found murdered shortly afterward.
  • Armistead was wounded shortly afterward three times.

until shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He saw patients until shortly before his death in 2002.
  • "After Nine" ran from 1985 until shortly before Christmas 1992.
  • Barlow lived in the home until shortly before his death in 1812.

followed shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Another stock sale followed shortly after the crash.
  • A third haemorrhage followed shortly afterwards.
  • Her husband and remaining family followed shortly after.

released shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was released shortly after the October Revolution.
  • He was released shortly thereafter on bail.
  • Findlayter was released shortly thereafter.

until shortly before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He saw patients until shortly before his death in 2002.
  • "After Nine" ran from 1985 until shortly before Christmas 1992.
  • Barlow lived in the home until shortly before his death in 1812.

began shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The re-embarkation began shortly afterwards.
  • North American and European sales began shortly thereafter.
  • Weaver's solo career began shortly after the demise of Kill Laura.

died shortly afterwards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Æthelred died shortly afterwards in April.
  • His wife, who lost consciousness, died shortly afterwards.
  • Ward died shortly afterwards, on 8 July.

shortly followed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus the Coughee Brothaz shortly followed.
  • This was shortly followed by another from the Queen in 1986.
  • The Eastern Air Lines breakthrough was shortly followed by an order from Pan Am.

died shortly thereafter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He died shortly thereafter of liver cancer at age 43.
  • He died shortly thereafter on April 2, 1950.
  • Mustafa Pasha died shortly thereafter.

died shortly before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • ), was buried here: both died shortly before 1369.
  • He died shortly before the stock market crash of 1929.
  • Her father died shortly before she was born.

shortly after birth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Girls are most commonly cut shortly after birth to age 15.
  • The Truffauts had another child who died shortly after birth.
  • They had an unnamed son, who died shortly after birth in 1321.

up shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Clash finally split up shortly afterwards.
  • The band split up shortly afterwards.
  • On January 27, 1990, Edo died, and the band broke up shortly after.

band shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wiley left the band shortly after the American tour in 1996.
  • Anselmo, Opal and Fabra departed the band shortly after the release.
  • Unsurprisingly, CBS dropped the band shortly after the album was released.

left shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • British troops left shortly after the end of the war.
  • Berry left shortly thereafter and was replaced by Horovitz.
  • Arts Council Chief Executive Tessa Jackson left shortly afterwards.

came shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His "retirement" came shortly after a senior member of his department, , had fled to West Berlin.
  • The attack came shortly before the date of the country's presidential election was due to be announced.
  • Their musical debut came shortly thereafter, on July 30, with Morning Musume's 19th single, "Shabondama".

occurred shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The appointment occurred shortly after Khoo had acquitted J.
  • Eyewitnesses stated that the attack occurred shortly after the first mass.
  • One controversial appointment had occurred shortly before the 1868 election.

disbanded shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The group disbanded shortly after releasing their debut.
  • It was disbanded shortly afterwards on 26 February 1796.

published shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ado, in his martyrology published shortly afterwards, speaks of them as envoys of the apostles and as martyrs.
  • The resulting volume, with extensive commentary and new information, was published shortly before Halpin's death in 2000.
  • Van Vogt had first met Hubbard in 1945, and became interested in his Dianetics theories, which were published shortly thereafter.

place shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The incident took place shortly before Jensen's entry to drug rehabilitation.
  • In the Gospel of Mark 10:35–45 this episode takes place shortly after Jesus predicts his death.
  • Trade week takes place shortly after the conclusion of each AFL season, but prior to the national draft.

shortly after midnight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was hanged at Landsberg Prison shortly after midnight on June 7, 1951.
  • Lederman was born in Philadelphia shortly after midnight on July 20, 1983.
  • The Tarrant Rushton gliders landed in occupied France shortly after midnight.

very shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ATRAP project released similar results very shortly thereafter.
  • Unfortunately, Lewin died in 1947, very shortly after Schachter's arrival in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Rome was the first town established within the future Ellis County, followed very shortly by rival Hays City.

shortly after arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She met Frank Stranahan shortly after arriving in Fort Lauderdale.
  • He telephoned his family in 'Asir shortly after arriving in the country.
  • He became ill shortly after arriving in Jamaica, dying in either late 1737 or early 1738.

retired shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He retired shortly afterwards, aged 35.
  • Crawford, a prime mover in its foundation, retired shortly after.
  • Váradi turned pro in 1990 and retired shortly thereafter, in 1991.

written shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was written shortly after Skiba moved to the San Francisco Bay Area where LaVey had once lived.
  • However, a contemporary Jewish letter written shortly after the siege does not mention the burning synagogue.
  • It is first alluded to in the "Nibelungenklage", a poem likely written shortly after the "Nibelungenlied" (c.1200).

dies shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • John dies shortly after his admission to the hospital.
  • He eventually succeeds but dies shortly after.
  • Courtney gives birth to a son and dies shortly afterwards.

shortly after leaving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jericho started writing "A Lion's Tale" shortly after leaving the WWE, in August 2005.
  • WYO 387 continues east entering the Town of Edgerton just shortly after leaving Midwest.
  • It is the first material from Rob Halford's new band shortly after leaving Judas Priest.

resigned shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Maruziva resigned shortly after in protest.
  • Elected city councilor in the opposition, she resigned shortly thereafter.
  • He resigned shortly after the investigation became public, in February 2012.

ended shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The kick missed and the game ended shortly afterwards.
  • Rhodes' contract with the promotion ended shortly after.
  • The meeting ended shortly afterwards.

closed shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The hotel closed shortly after the lake was enlarged.
  • The bowling alley failed and closed shortly after it opened.
  • The airfield closed shortly afterwards.

built shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground's first stand was built shortly after.
  • The mall was built shortly thereafter, attaching to its East side.
  • The castle was built shortly before 1250 by members of the Markwartic family.

shortly following

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Claw soon started work on their sail with Sting shortly following.
  • Cadillac started taking customer pre-orders shortly following the New York debut.
  • Gray horses undergo progressive silvering that begins at or shortly following birth.

shortly after takeoff

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The plane crashed and caught fire shortly after takeoff, about from the end of the runway.
  • In 2008, a B-2 was destroyed in a crash shortly after takeoff, though the crew ejected safely.
  • On December 9, 2011, a Cessna 421-C aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff less than a mile from the airport into an open field.

announced shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Detailed plans would be announced shortly.
  • The deaths of 14 people were announced shortly before 4 p.m.
  • A second concert in New Zealand was announced shortly after.

down shortly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The wholesale store was torn down shortly thereafter.
  • This caused the newspaper to be shut down shortly after..
  • PlayNET shut down shortly thereafter.
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