Yahoo Dictionary Web Search

  1. mo·men·tar·i·ly
    IPA[ˌmōmənˈterəlē]
  2. adverb

    • 1. for a very short time:

      as he passed Jenny's door, he paused momentarily
      Synonym : briefly, temporarily, fleetingly, for a moment, for a second, for an instant, for a minute, for a little while
    • 2. at any moment; very soon:

      my husband will be here to pick me up momentarily
      Synonym : (very) soon, in a minute, 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 (less than) no time, in no time at all, before you know it, before long, in a jiffy, in two shakes, in two shakes of a lamb's tail, before you can say Jack Robinson, in the blink of an eye, in a blink, in the wink of an eye, in a wink, before you can say knife, in a tick, in two ticks, in a mo, in a snap, anon, ere long
    • adverb

      for a very short time:

      at any moment; very soon:

  1. 2 results