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Part of speech: Adverb

Soon; quickly; curtly; in a few words.

Usage examples "shortly":
  • " It's all right," said the other, shortly. - "At Sunwich Port, Complete", W.W. Jacobs.
  • My full address will shortly be in your hands. - "From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography", George Edwards M.P., O.B.E..
  • " Thank you," replied Dallas, shortly. - "The Plow-Woman", Eleanor Gates.