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In one recent week, a New Yorker got a free Covid-19 test in a jiffy, with results the next day, while a Coloradan had to shell out $50 for a test two cities from her hometown after a frantic round of pharmacy-hopping.
COVID-19 TESTING TURNAROUND TIMES ARE STILL UNEVEN THIS FAR INTO PANDEMICKAISER HEALTH NEWSOCTOBER 14, 2021QUARTZ
You can optimize and make Google work for you in a jiffy by adding these 15 Chrome Extensions to your browser today.
TOP 15 CHROME EXTENSIONS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETERSBHAVIK SONISEPTEMBER 23, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Nets were run out in a jiffy, but I fear the big fish had already given them the slip.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The Rainbow won't appear until after the storm and I can make you big again in a jiffy, before I join my sisters on our bow.
THE TIN WOODMAN OF OZL. FRANK BAUM
A yardman let us in on the spur at the end of the headquarters building, and the boss was off in half a jiffy.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
In a jiffy they had a real Trius-beating, for the hedge is high and firm and one can't get across it quickly.
MAEZLIJOHANNA SPYRI
His chums understood, and the remains of the feast were swept under bed covers in a jiffy.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
Matt was on his feet in a jiffy, and whirled just in time to see Chub take a header from the rock pile.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
I reckon I could show you how to pull the trigger in a jiffy.
THE RANGE BOSSCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
Don't see the young woman, or she will get round you with half a jiffy.
BABOO JABBERJEE, B.A.F. ANSTEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JIFFY

  • MO
  • bat of an eye
  • breath
  • breathing
  • crack
  • flash
  • instant
  • jiffy
  • min
  • moment
  • nothing flat
  • sec
  • second
  • shake
  • short time
  • sixtieth of hour
  • sixty seconds
  • split second
  • twinkling
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