Words nearby presently
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH presentlycurrently immediately momentarily now presently soon (see synonym study at immediately) (see usage note at the current entry)
usage note for presently
Examples from the Web for 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|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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|Dave Majumdar|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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|Michael Daly|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Everett made the turn at the head of the course, he looked around for Mr. Gilfeather, and presently he found him.Concerning Sally|William John Hopkins
Mrs. Stoddart sat down by the bed, and presently Annette, as if conscious of her presence, opened her eyes.Notwithstanding|Mary Cholmondeley
He went on reading the papers and presently exclaimed: Its a frame-up.Under Cover|Roi Cooper Megrue
It occurred to him presently that he could steer as well as propel his float with his feet.The Border Watch|Joseph A. Altsheler
Then we got on to a wide road in a valley; presently there was another block, and the Armenian turned off the road to the right.At the Court of the Amr|John Alfred Gray