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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHORT TIME

In a short time, I shall not have sufficient strength to impart all I have to say.

This was my position on the plantation a short time after school was out for the term.

After traveling a short time I came to a house by the road-side.

He had but a short time to wait before the train left, and bore him away.

Not recognizing her, our store detective detained her for a short time.

She might for a short time yet cut Linda's finances to the extreme limit.

We put him to bed, and in a short time he wakened, raving with a fever on his brain.

The effect was not durable, and in a short time I ceased to think of what had happened.

A short time afterwards, the ship sailed for the West Indies.

No; I can die without her: I have but a short time to live—I will not live a slave.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.