at\ once


at\ once
adv. phr.
1. Without delay; right now or right then; immediately.

Put a burning match next to a piece of paper and it will begin burning at once.

Mother called the children to lunch, and Paul came at once, but Brenda stayed in the sand pile a little longer.

Syn.: right away or right off
Compare: all at once(2)

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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