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soon

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of soon

  1. 1 at or within a short time we'll be done soon Synonyms of soon anon, before long, by and by, directly, momentarily, presently, shortlyWords Related to soon forthwith, immediately, incontinently, instantaneously, instantly, now, promptly, pronto, right away, right now, right off, straightaway, straightway

  2. 2 by choice or preference I'd sooner have a cavity filled than suffer through that opera again Synonyms of soon fain, first, preferably, readily, rather, willinglyWords Related to soon alternately, alternatively, either, instead; electively, optionally; desirably, gladly, wishfully; obligingly, voluntarilyNear Antonyms of soon reluctantly; forcibly, willy-nillyAntonyms of soon involuntarily, unwillingly

  3. 3 with great speed as soon as possible Synonyms of soon apace, briskly, chop-chop, double-quick, fleetly, full tilt, hastily, hell-for-leather, hot, lickety-split, posthaste, presto, pronto, quick, quickly, rapidly, snappily, fast, speedily, swift, swiftlyWords Related to soon immediately, promptly, readily; impetuously, impulsively, rashly, recklessly; abruptly, suddenly; energetically, vigorouslyNear Antonyms of soon laggardly, lingeringly, ploddingly, sluggishly; deliberately, leisurely; belatedly, delinquently, tardilyAntonyms of soon slow, slowly



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