soon

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Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • Soon — (s[=oo]n), adv. [OE. sone, AS. s[=o]na; cf. OFries. s[=o]n, OS. s[=a]na, s[=a]no, OHG. s[=a]r, Goth. suns.] 1. In a short time; shortly after any time specified or supposed; as, soon after sunrise. Sooner said than done. Old Proverb. As soon as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Soon at — Soon Soon (s[=oo]n), adv. [OE. sone, AS. s[=o]na; cf. OFries. s[=o]n, OS. s[=a]na, s[=a]no, OHG. s[=a]r, Goth. suns.] 1. In a short time; shortly after any time specified or supposed; as, soon after sunrise. Sooner said than done. Old Proverb. As …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Soon — may refer to: *Soon, something in the near future * Soon (song), song by George and Ira Gershwin from their 1927 musical Strike Up the Band * Soon , song by LeAnn Rimes from her 2001 album I Need You * Soon , a song by My Bloody Valentine from… …   Wikipedia

  • Soon — Soon, a. Speedy; quick. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • soon — adverb Etymology: Middle English soone, from Old English sōna; akin to Old High German sān immediately Date: before 12th century 1. a. obsolete at once ; immediately b. without undue time lapse ; before long < soon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Soon-Yi Previn — Infobox actor name = Soon Yi Previn birthname = birthdate = birth date and age|1970|10|8 birthplace = South Korea spouse = Woody Allen (1997 )Soon Yi Previn or Soon Yi Farrow (born October 8, 1970) is the adopted daughter of Mia Farrow and Andre… …   Wikipedia

  • Soon (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Soon Type = Album Artist = Tanya Tucker Released = 1993 Recorded = Genre = Country Length = Label = Liberty Records Producer = Jerry Crutchfield Reviews = Last album = Can t Run from Yourself (1992) This album = Soon (1993) …   Wikipedia

  • As soon as — Soon Soon (s[=oo]n), adv. [OE. sone, AS. s[=o]na; cf. OFries. s[=o]n, OS. s[=a]na, s[=a]no, OHG. s[=a]r, Goth. suns.] 1. In a short time; shortly after any time specified or supposed; as, soon after sunrise. Sooner said than done. Old Proverb. As …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • So soon as — Soon Soon (s[=oo]n), adv. [OE. sone, AS. s[=o]na; cf. OFries. s[=o]n, OS. s[=a]na, s[=a]no, OHG. s[=a]r, Goth. suns.] 1. In a short time; shortly after any time specified or supposed; as, soon after sunrise. Sooner said than done. Old Proverb. As …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chee Soon Juan — This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chee. Chee Soon Juan Secretary General of the Singapore Democratic Party Incumbent …   Wikipedia

  • Real soon now — The phrase real soon now (RSN, often capitalized as Real Soon Now ), originally used in the science fiction fanzine community, was popularised by Jerry Pournelle s Chaos Manor column in BYTE magazine . RSN is described as:*supposed to be… …   Wikipedia


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