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An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
1. (as soon as possible)
a. lo antes posible
I need you to finish this report ASAP. - OK. I'll have it ready by tomorrow.Necesito que termines este informe lo antes posible. - Está bien. Lo tendré listo mañana.
We need to get on the plane ASAP, or it's going to take off without us.Hay que subir al avión lo antes posible o va a despegar sin nosotros.
b. cuanto antes
The committee needs to meet ASAP to discuss what to do about nonpaying members.El comité debe juntarse cuanto antes para discutir qué hacer con los miembros morosos.
c. lo más pronto posible
I want you to clean your room ASAP.Quiero que limpies tu cuarto lo más pronto posible.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. cuanto antes, lo antes posible
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