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They also made good use of their field-pieces, and ever and anon the booming of cannon was heard in the streets of Manila.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It even possessed the attractions of a golf course, the first in Ireland, the Kinnegar at Holywood, p. 92but more of that anon.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Both of these read—'Anon her herte began to yerne'; whereas it of course ought to be—'Anon her herte gan to erme.'
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
"Oh, you shall have air enough anon," he answered with a half-strangled laugh, his passion mounting ever.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
But anon soldiers came to lead them to the Palace, that they might make good their brags before the King's face.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
Now it was a collar of brilliants, anon a rope of pearls, again a priceless ring that had been Mr. Wilding's mother's.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
Up betimes and to my office, and anon we met upon finishing the Treasurer's accounts.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
Up by and by my wife comes and good friends again, and to walk in the garden and so anon to supper and to bed.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
Calf and his men went ashore, and anon a band of men set upon them, and Calf forthwith gave battle.
THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
Anon we rose and parted, both of us angry, but I contented, because I knew all of them must know I was in the right.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO ANON

  • anon
  • at once
  • contiguously
  • dead
  • due
  • first off
  • forthwith
  • immediately
  • in a second
  • instant
  • instantaneously
  • instanter
  • instantly
  • now
  • presently
  • promptly
  • pronto
  • quickly
  • right away
  • shortly
  • speedily
  • straight off
  • straightaway
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