One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
very soon, in a moment, in a second, in a trice, in a flash, shortly, any minute, any minute now, in a short time, in an instant, in the twinkling of an eye, in no time, in less than no time, in no time at all, before you know it, before long
North American momentarily
informal in a jiffy, in a nanosecond, in two shakes, in two shakes of a lamb's tail, in the blink of an eye, in a blink, in the wink of an eye, in a wink, before you can say Jack Robinson, before you can say knife
British informal in a tick, in a mo, in two ticks
North American informal in a snap
archaic, informal anon
archaic ere long
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