What does instantaneous mean?

Definitions for instantaneousˌɪn stənˈteɪ ni əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. instantaneous, instant(a)(adj)

    occurring with no delay

    "relief was instantaneous"; "instant gratification"

Wiktionary

  1. instantaneous(Adjective)

    Occurring, arising, or functioning without any delay; happening within an imperceptibly brief period of time.

  2. Origin: 17th century

Webster Dictionary

  1. Instantaneous(adj)

    done or occurring in an instant, or without any perceptible duration of time; as, the passage of electricity appears to be instantaneous

  2. Instantaneous(adj)

    at or during a given instant; as, instantaneous acceleration, velocity, etc

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. instantan.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantaneous in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantaneous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bill Watterson:

    Why waste time learning, when ignorance is instantaneous - Calvin

  2. Jim Teague:

    We think that prices have bottomed. Price improvement does not mean instantaneous throughput growth. I think it's going to be pretty competitive near term.

  3. Christie Lunsford:

    Vaporized cannabis is a really significant trend in both medical and adult use, it's consistent, it's almost instantaneous, and it's appropriate for a wide variety of consumers.

  4. Christie Lunsford:

    Vaporized cannabis is a really significant trend in both medical and adult use, it's consistent, it's almost instantaneous, and it's appropriate for a wide variety of consumers.

  5. Christian Hauff:

    Traders in cash Treasuries are used to instantaneous completion, but to improve on paying the spread, they need to move towards intelligently working the order over a period of time.

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