Definition of 'presently'
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Swimming is one of a number of sports presently overhauling its classification process and significant changes are expected in the next Paralympic cycle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Swimming is one of a number of sports presently overhauling its classification process and significant changes are expected in the next Paralympic cycle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)On the evidence presently available there was and would be effectively no public interest in further disclosure or publication. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This a 200 per cent rise from the number of borrowers presently behind with their repayments. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Since work is not presently available to provide that necessary stimulation and structure, a new alternative has to be found. Life Without Work (1994)It was useless attempting to think what he should do next, seeing the circumstances in which he was presently to find himself were altogether unknown to him. The Princess and the Curdie (1883)
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Translations for 'presently'
British English: presently /ˈprɛzəntlɪ/ ADVERB
If you say that something is presently happening, you mean that it is happening now.
She is presently working on a number of projects.
- American English: presently
- Arabic: حَالِيّاً
- Brazilian Portuguese: presentemente
- Chinese: 目前
- Croatian: sada
- Czech: nyní
- Danish: for tiden
- Dutch: momenteel
- European Spanish: en este momento
- Finnish: pian
- French: actuellement
- German: bald
- Greek: προς το παρόν
- Italian: attualmente
- Japanese: やがて
- Korean: 곧
- Norwegian: for øyeblikket
- Polish: obecnie
- European Portuguese: presentemente
- Romanian: în prezent
- Russian: в настоящий момент
- Spanish: en este momento
- Swedish: omedelbart
- Thai: ขณะนี้
- Turkish: şu anda
- Ukrainian: наразі
- Vietnamese: ngay đây
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