defined by Michael Houlette shortly is defined by exactly 2 mins and 34 seconds.
i will be back shortly.
by Ryan Devine January 18, 2005
Top Definition
The biggest lie Tumblr ever told.
We'll be back shortly.
Our servers are over capacity and certain pages may be temporarily unavailable. We're incredibly sorry for the inconvenience.
by angry Tumblr user December 07, 2010
a word tumblr staff likes to use, meaning forever.
We'll be back shortly.

aka ; We'll be back in three days , haha bitch you're forever alone.
by December 07, 2010
euphymism for long/never
"We will get this to you shortly"

(suckers, little do they know, I'm going to go tee-off and maybe hit up a strip club before starting on it)
by anonymousdeskjockey March 25, 2009
Under order of the courts shortly equates to a period of time no less then 24 hours
I will handle your issue shortly
by GriMo October 30, 2008
(From Gaga's perspective)

When Gaga puts the word 'shortly' in a tweet, it means don't count on seeing it for a loooong time. :)

Gotta love her. She's fashionably Latey Gaga. ;)
Latest Tweet

'Posting a special video of me on The Ellen Ball shortly, with a surprise addition.'

Time of tweet: 11 hours ago
by bornthiswaybaby April 28, 2011
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