only just

only just

Just a moment earlier. I had only just finished painting the walls when our toddler came in the room and ran his hands over everything.
See also: just
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

only ˈjust


1 not long ago/before: We’ve only just arrived.
2 almost not: He only just caught the train.I can afford it, but only just.
See also: just
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017
See also: