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Contemporary Examples of presently
One thing led to another, and they were presently on a couch in his library.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire
October 4, 2014
The use of the F-22 over Syria presently is easily feasible and extremely logical.First U.S. Stealth Jet Attack on Syria Cost More Than Indian Mission to Mars
September 24, 2014
Presently Louis rose with a nod to us and offered his arm to Constance, and they strolled away along the river wall.
The cat ceased snarling and presently began a loud purring which seemed to increase in timbre as he stroked her.
The father had correctly heard that the district attorney is presently planning to seek the death penalty.A Satanic Killer of 100 People? More Like One, Cops Think
February 20, 2014
Historical Examples of presently
Take it at once, and tell her I shall be up to see her presently.
She withdrew, and presently came back with a note which she despatched to Mauburn.
Presently Percival found himself again at the bottom of the shaft.
Presently he was lifted and carried by strong arms up a creaking stairs.Way of the Lawless
Presently she raised her eyes and saw him leaning out of the window.Viviette
William J. Locke
- in a short while; soon
- at the moment
- an archaic word for immediately