What does presently mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term presently:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. soon, shortly, presently, before long(adverb)

    in the near future

    "the doctor will soon be here"; "the book will appear shortly"; "she will arrive presently"; "we should have news before long"

  2. presently, currently(adverb)

    at this time or period; now

    "he is presently our ambassador to the United Nations"; "currently they live in Connecticut"


  1. presently(Adverb)

    Immediately, at once; quickly.

  2. presently(Adverb)

    Before long; soon.

  3. presently(Adverb)

    At the present time; now; currently.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Presently(adverb)

    at present; at this time; now

  2. Presently(adverb)

    at once; without delay; forthwith; also, less definitely, soon; shortly; before long; after a little while; by and by

  3. Presently(adverb)

    with actual presence; actually

How to pronounce presently?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say presently in sign language?

  1. presently


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of presently in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of presently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of presently in a Sentence

  1. Bjorn Lyngfelt:

    This entity not part of SCA operations presently.

  2. Cometan:

    Let philosophy be the light shining through the cloak of darkness that presently covers the world.

  3. David Asmus:

    I do not presently see any broad retreat of private equity from the energy space, energy is no longer.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Doing your own best presently is the best way to prepare for the future ahead of you. -Emeasoba George

  5. Donald Trump:

    Ultimately we do have such authority but President Donald Trump is not going to be exercised presently.

Images & Illustrations of presently

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