not long ago

idiom

: during a recent period of time : recently
I saw an interesting ad not long ago for a new car.

Examples of not long ago in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One even got very emotional about it, having lost their dad to the disease not long ago. Amy Drew Thompson, Orlando Sentinel, 16 July 2024 Look for Irving, Jeffrey and Shelli in a booth at the latter, where they were photographed not long ago hanging with Henley, John Mayer (yet another client), Bono and the Edge. Mikael Wood, Los Angeles Times, 9 June 2024 That, of course, is NATO’s job, and Biden’s forceful reaction to Putin’s aggression has restored the credibility of an alliance that French President Emmanuel Macron not long ago dismissed as brain dead. Radek Sikorski, Foreign Affairs, 20 June 2023 When asked not long ago about prospects for a fifth Superman installment, Reeve looked down at his torso and laughed. People Staff, Peoplemag, 27 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for not long ago 

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“Not long ago.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/not%20long%20ago. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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