at the earliest opportunity


at the earliest opportunity
at the earliest/​first opportunity phrase
as soon as possible

You will be informed of any changes at the earliest opportunity.

Thesaurus: soon and as soon as possiblesynonym
Main entry: opportunity

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  • The Staunton-Morphy controversy — concerns the failure of negotiations in 1858 for a chess match between Howard Staunton and Paul Morphy and later interpretations of the actions of the two players. The details of the events are not universally agreed, and accounts and… …   Wikipedia

  • The Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty from Tula and the Steel Flea — ( ru. Сказ о тульском косом Левше и о стальной блохе) or simply Levsha ( ru. Левша, left handed ) is a well known 1881 story by Nikolai Leskov. In 1964, Soviet director Ivan Ivanov Vano made an animated 42 minute long film called Lefty (Левша)… …   Wikipedia

  • the early bird catches the worm — ► the early bird catches the worm proverb the person who takes the earliest opportunity to do something will gain the advantage over others. Main Entry: ↑early …   English terms dictionary

  • opportunity — op|por|tu|ni|ty W1S1 [ˌɔpəˈtju:nıti US ˌa:pərˈtu: ] n plural opportunities 1.) [U and C] a chance to do something or an occasion when it is easy for you to do something ▪ This is an ideal opportunity to save money on a holiday to Crete.… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • opportunity */*/*/ — UK [ˌɒpə(r)ˈtjuːnətɪ] / US [ˌɑpərˈtunətɪ] noun Word forms opportunity : singular opportunity plural opportunities Metaphor: Having an opportunity to do something is like having a door or way of getting into a building. This opened the door to a… …   English dictionary

  • opportunity — op|por|tu|ni|ty [ ,apər tunəti ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount a chance to do something, or a situation in which it is easy for you to do something: I think this trip sounds like a wonderful opportunity. opportunity for: The job pays well, but… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • opportunity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ ample, considerable, plenty of ▪ We ll have plenty of opportunity to talk later. ▪ limited, little, not much ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • opportunity*/*/*/ — [ˌɒpəˈtjuːnəti] noun 1) [C/U] a chance to do something, or a situation in which it is easy for you to do something The trip sounds like a wonderful opportunity.[/ex] We have given them ample opportunity (= a lot of chances) to voice their… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English