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Definitions for momentarily
ˌmoʊ mənˈtɛər ə li, ˈmoʊ mənˌtɛr-mo·men·tar·i·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. momentarily, momentlyadverb

    for an instant or moment

    "we paused momentarily before proceeding"; "a cardinal perched momently on the dogwood branch"

  2. momentarily, momentlyadverb

    at any moment

    "she will be with you momently"

GCIDE

  1. Momentarilyadverb

    In a moment; in the immediate future.

Wiktionary

  1. momentarilyadverb

    In a momentary manner; for a moment or instant.

  2. momentarilyadverb

    In a moment or very soon; at any moment.

  3. momentarilyadverb

    Progressively; moment-by-moment.

  4. Etymology: From momentary + -ly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Momentarilyadverb

    every moment; from moment to moment

Editors Contribution

  1. momentarily

    for a moment, for a very short time

    The teacher paused momentarily before starting the new lesson.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 17, 2019  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of momentarily in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of momentarily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of momentarily in a Sentence

  1. Tom Peters:

    All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least momentarily weds company and customer.

  2. Daniel Reyes:

    Based on what I saw outside, I thought I would be doing them more good if I let them return to their homes, the help they are getting now is only momentarily.

  3. The Geneva researchers:

    The Geneva team has decided to allow time to understand what is happening. This precaution of momentarily suspending the trial is habitual and classic in all clinical trials.

  4. Eric Valdieu:

    Two days of highly successful auctions that momentarily made us forget about a quiet market with their good results, even very good, geneva auctions have reached new heights in total value, it's unheard of.

  5. Hal Rogers:

    It's important. Very important, of course, that we avoid the default in our debt ceiling, coming up momentarily, all of these things you heard about in this debate are great. But for me, the two years that we have now to get back on regular order and stop lurching from crisis to crisis, to stop that business -- this bill will give us that great chance.

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