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ID #5614

soon

[Atlantic; OED idem obs. → 1700; also Brit. dial. North (EDD), Scots (SND), US (ADD); cf. also Port. de manhā cedo early in the morning (cf. cedo early, soon)] adv. early: 1918 B'o' Frawg wife come sooner that mornin' (Parsons 123). She could wake you up six o'clock – she wake up very soon (Crooked). (Black)

Tags: adverb

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Last update: 2011-10-24 19:12
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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