Anon right

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Anon right at once; right off.
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Usage

In literature:

Right so anon the king rode even to her, and saluted her, and said: God you save.
"Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume II (of II)" by Thomas Malory
Will none of you side now with the right that anon you may stand well with Cesare Borgia when he comes?
"The Shame of Motley" by Raphael Sabatini
But Gaston will be here anon to make all right.
"In the Days of Chivalry" by Evelyn Everett-Green
Anon Balin and Balan smote him down from his horse, and slew on the right hand and the left hand more than forty of his men.
"Stories of King Arthur and His Knights" by U. Waldo Cutler
You'll feel all right anon.
"A Pirate of Parts" by Richard Neville
And anon he tried to put the fan over his right ear.
"Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife" by Marietta Holley
Anon the channel narrows; on the left are the Heights of Levi, and on the right a frowning cliff shoulders far into the stream.
"Old Quebec" by Sir Gilbert Parker and Claude Glennon Bryan
For right as they had cast his death before, Right so they have him slain, and that anon.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 9" by Various
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In poetry:

The sher-iff gat Little John
Twelve months of the knight,
Theref-ore he gave him right anon
A good horse and a wight.
"Robin Hood" by Henry Morley