What does instantly mean?

Definitions for instantlyˈɪn stənt li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word instantly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. immediately, instantly, straightaway, straight off, directly, now, right away, at once, forthwith, like a shot(adverb)

    without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening

    "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"

  2. instantaneously, outright, instantly, in a flash(adverb)

    without any delay

    "he was killed outright"

Wiktionary

  1. instantly(Adverb)

    Urgently; with insistence.

  2. instantly(Adverb)

    At once; without delay.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Instantly(adverb)

    without the least delay or interval; at once; immediately

  2. Instantly(adverb)

    with urgency or importunity; earnestly; pressingly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'instantly' in Adverbs Frequency: #334

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeff Bauman:

    I knew my legs were gone. I know that instantly.

  2. Henry Ward Beecher:

    Repentance may begin instantly, but reformation often requires a sphere of years.

  3. Conan Doyle:

    Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.

  4. Vyoma Venkataraman:

    They are instantly recognizable, they are the doors through which all of the main characters passed.

  5. Will Cuppy:

    Some people lose all respect for the lion unless he devours them instantly. There is no pleasing some people.

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