no sooner than

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of no sooner than

used to say that something happens immediately after something else
  • No sooner had I spoken than he appeared.

Word by Word Definitions

sooner play
  1. : a person settling on land in the early West before its official opening to settlement in order to gain the prior claim allowed by law to the first settler after official opening

  2. : a native or resident of Oklahoma


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