assoon

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Adverb[edit]

assoon

  1. Archaic spelling of as soon as..
    • 1661: Thomas Salusbury (translator), Galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
      It was placed there assoon as you began to look upon the Wall's small unevennesses.
  2. (obsolete) As soon as might be; immediately; forthwith.
    • 1340: Richard Rolle of Hampole, The Prick of Conscience
      Thus shall end the dignity of Rome; and assoon after shall come the Antichrist.

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