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Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
shortly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (very soon)en breve loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
  pronto advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre rápidamente", "sucede ahora", "muy extraño").
 I just need to make a quick phone call; I'll be with you shortly.
shortly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (curtly, rudely)de modo cortante loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 Jack spoke shortly to the young man who bumped into him.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
shortly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (briefly)por un momento loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 The speaker addressed the audience shortly.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
shortly after preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (just following)poco después, poco después de que loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
  apenas después, apenas después de que loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
Note: Di dos ejemplos, uno con subjuntivo, y otro con indicativo.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Lo vi apenas después de que llegó.
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Collocations: shortly before [arriving, leaving, starting], shortly after the [event, meeting, close], shortly after [school, work, take off, landing], more...

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