in the short run


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in the short run

Over a relatively brief period of time, especially in contrast with a longer length of time in the future. While their latest product saw lots of buyers in the short run, they failed to create enough buzz to generate long-term sales. Drinking may be fun in the short run, but it can cause irreparable damage to your body down the line.
See also: run, short

in the short run

see under in the long run.
See also: run, short

in the short run (or term)

over a brief period of time.
See also: run, short

in the ˈshort run

concerning the immediate future: In the short run, unemployment may fall. OPPOSITE: in the long run
See also: run, short