soon as possible


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as soon as possible

At the earliest opportunity. Call your mother as soon as possible—she's very worried about you.
See also: possible, soon

*soon as possible

at the earliest time. (*Also: as ~.) I'm leaving now. I'll be there as soon as possible. Please pay me soon as possible.
See also: possible, soon
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It is imperative that effective solutions be found as soon as possible.
5 Clear greenhouses as soon as possible where they are to house late-flowering chrysanthemums or half-hardy perennials.
As soon as possible after the consummation date, management having the appropriate level of authority completes the identification of which acquired employees will be involuntarily terminated (relocated), approves and commits the combined company to the termination (relocation) plan and communicates the termination (relocation) arrangement to the acquired employees.
Managed disability: A process for delivering short- and long-term disability benefits and services so that employers control costs, and employees return to work as soon as possible.
Clear greenhouses as soon as possible where they are to house late flowering Chrysanthemums or overwinter half hardy perennials.