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Synonyms

soon

adverb

within a short time from now

shortly

adverb

soon, or happening only a short period of time after something

just

adverb

soon, or at a particular time

imminent

adjective

likely or certain to happen very soon

at the earliest/first opportunity

as soon as possible

any day/moment etc now

very soon

in the short run/term

during the period of time that is not very far into the future

in no time (at all)

very soon, or very quickly

approach

verb

if an event or a particular time approaches, it will happen soon

soon

adverb

after a short amount of time

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already

adverb

sooner than you were expecting

anon

adverb

literary an old word meaningsoon

any moment (now)

very soon

approach

noun

the fact of coming closer in time or in distance

around/round the corner

coming very soon

asap

adverb

as soon as possible: used especially for asking someone to do something quickly

as early as

at a time that is sooner than people expect

at someone’s earliest convenience

as soon as someone is able to do something

be/draw nigh

to be going to happen soon

before long

soon

be on the/its way

to be about to arrive or happen

close

adjective

only a short time away, or separated by only a short time

close

adverb

only a short time away

come up

to be about to happen soon

coming

adjective

happening soon or next

coming (right) up

used for saying that you will bring what someone has asked for very soon

directly

adverb

old-fashioned in a short time

early

adverb

soon enough to avoid problems

forthcoming

adjective

happening or coming soon

impending

adjective

an impending event or situation, especially an unpleasant one, is one that will happen very soon

in a jiffy

very quickly, or very soon

in a moment

used for telling someone that you will do something very soon

in the foreseeable future

at a future time that is not very distant, and that can be at least partly guessed from present conditions

in the near future

soon

in/within a short space of time

before much time has passed

in/within sight

used about something that is going to happen soon

momentarily

adverb

American very soon

near

verb

to come closer to a particular time or stage

not just yet

used for saying that the time for something has not happened yet but will happen soon

now

adverb

immediately, or very soon

oncoming

adjective

going to happen very soon

on the horizon

in the near future

presently

adverb

old-fashioned soon

short-range

adjective

relating to the near future

someone will be right with you/right there

used for saying that someone is coming very soon

soon

adverb

quickly

sooner

adverb

earlier than expected

the sooner... the sooner...

used for saying that you want something to happen soon so that something else can also happen

upcoming

adjective

mainly American an upcoming event will happen soon

upon

preposition

if an event or time is upon you, it is going to happen very soon

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