What does the word shortly mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Short- sighted.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Abruptly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Shortness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • After a short time; quickly; soon.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • In few words; briefly.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Shortlyly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Shortlyness.

Usage examples for shortly

  1. Shortly he began to tell us things. – Camp and Trail by Stewart Edward White
  2. " I will state it as simply and as shortly as I can," began Garth. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  3. " I agree," said Lannigan shortly. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
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