- 1. 不久
shortly beforehand/afterwards 之前／之後不久
shortly before/after lunch 午飯前／後不久
- 2. 馬上
she'll be back shortly 她馬上就回來
volume four will be published shortly 第四卷很快就會出版
- 3. 簡短地
a letter shortly outlining the proposals 一封簡要說明提案內容的信
- 4. 沒好氣地
1. in a short time; soon
2. abruptly, sharply, or curtly
「1. abruptly, sharply, or curtly」的反義字
發生不幸車禍的男子由於傷重,不久後死去 (B) shortly shortly 圖片參考：http://tw.yimg.com/i/tw/dictionary/pic/033.gif ] ad. (副詞 adverb)1. 立刻,馬上,不久She's going to New York shortly.她不久將去紐約。
...someone say I was bad while I was in the restroom. 4. Shortly before I ... (在我...不久前,...) Shortly before I went...
... had gone to bed. The phone rang. A: shortly after B: not long after C: short time after Shortly after...