no sooner

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Definition of no sooner

used to emphasize the short time in which something happensI had no sooner walked through the door when the phone rang.No sooner did I walk through the door than the phone rang.

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“No sooner.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/no%20sooner. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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