at the earliest

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Definition of at the earliest

used to indicate the earliest possible time when something will happen or be doneThe job will not be finished until next year at the (very) earliest.

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“At the earliest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20earliest. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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