- soon afterward
- Obs. repeatedly
- Obs. again
Origin of eftsoonsMiddle English eftsones, eftsone ; from Old English eftsona ; from eft + sona: see soon
- Soon afterward; presently.
- Once again.
Origin of eftsoonsFrom Middle English eftsone, from Old English efts&omacron;na : eft, again; see apo- in Indo-European roots + s&omacron;na, soon.
- (now archaic) Soon after, presently. [from 13th c.]