Examples from the Web for briefly
Lee and Coogan did briefly meet with the pope, with pictures to prove it, but no one at the Vatican officially screened the film.Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He was courteous, explained the legitimate reason we were briefly pulled over, and then let us continue on our way.
I was briefly scared into eating regularly, but all too soon, the fears fade and my old habits return.
Briefly, blister rust is an Asian fungus introduced from Europe to America around 1900.
Shostakovich was briefly in Moscow, and he was summoned to the theater.
The parties which in turn wield power in these periodic revolutions may be briefly termed classical and romantic.Morals and the Evolution of Man|Max Simon Nordau
What remains to be told of Fitzjames's life shall be given as briefly as may be.The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I.|Sir Leslie Stephen
Butler told them briefly what had taken place, without making any special point of his own part in the affair.The Pony Rider Boys in Louisiana|Frank Gee Patchin
We have briefly glanced at our lack of confidence, our failure in cordial unanimity, the absence of definiteness and importunity.The Assembly of God|C. (Charles) H. (Henry) Mackintosh
But briefly, in order to come to this story, I must have a side talk with the Woman-who-goes-hunting-with-her-husband.A Woman Tenderfoot|Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson