Examples of shortly in a Sentence
He left shortly after you did.
“I can't help you right now,” he said shortly.
Recent Examples of shortly from the Web
The pair — who began dating in May, shortly after Grande’s breakup from rapper Mac Miller — have been using the social media site to express their affection for one another with increasing frequency.
Holguin said in the doorway of her Las Vegas home shortly after Giunchigliani came by Tuesday evening to ask for her vote.
The city evicted the theater shortly after, despite a campaign supported by international figures, including the playwright Tom Stoppard.
Deputy Chief Robert Anzueto said the incident started shortly before 11 a.m., when authorities received a report of a bank robbery at the Fifth Third Bank on East Colonial Drive.
Greitens admitted to the affair shortly after the TV report.
The crash resulting in Caldwell’s injuries occurred at the intersection of U.S. 50 and Ohio 133 in Clermont County shortly after 5:30 a.m. on June 6.
Elizabeth Ratliff died shortly after her husband George also passed away, and the Petersons took in the two girls.
The first tranche of credit, worth $15bn, will be disbursed shortly after the IMF’s executive board approves the deal on June 20th.
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in a nutshell, in a word, in brief, in short, in sum;
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Definition of shortly for English Language Learners
: in or within a short time
: in a very brief and unfriendly way
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