meaning of at once

at once meaning in General Dictionary

at the same time

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  • without delay or doubt; without time intervening

Sentence Examples with the word at once

At the end of 1626, the Swedish fleet, with 14,000 men on board, anchored in front of the chain of sand-dunes which separates the Frische-Haff from the Baltic. Pillau, the only Baltic port then accessible to ships of war, was at once occupied, and Konigsberg shortly afterwards was scared into a unconditional neutrality.

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