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any moment (or at any moment)

Definition of any moment or at any moment in English:

Very soon: my father will be here any moment now she looked as though at any moment she might burst into tears
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  • The excuse was usually that, although restored to fitness, the illness could strike again at any moment.
  • Dark clouds that kept gathering in the sky from afternoon threatened to burst at any moment.
  • There is too much to see, and the vaporettos are so heavily laden, they look as if they may sink at any moment.
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