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Definitions for instantly
ˈɪn stənt liin·stant·ly

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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

How to pronounce instantly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say instantly in sign language?

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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

Examples of instantly in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    When the price should not have increased even by cent and rather it ought to have decreased significantly; first they would instantly make an overnight hike of the price even by five to ten percent and subsequently reduce it by one to two percent and that too very gradually and most surprisingly, even make a big population to clap and cheer of their consideration of the price reduction.

  2. Ben Cavender:

    Anytime they have any stock [ of the product ] available, it's going to be gone almost instantly, you'll see people clamoring [ for it ].

  3. Rachel Vreeman:

    Bacteria can live for weeks on the floor, and if you drop food on the floor, the bacteria transfer to that food almost instantly.

  4. Positive Action:

    The place where more cases of C-virus have been reported, more stricter actions should be taken against all governing bodies and its heads should lose their jobs instantly.

  5. Mark Johnson:

    I kind of slide and my foot is stuck in the mud, and the next thing I know, I see the lunge, he starts clamping down pretty tight and he started to pull, and the next thing I do, I instantly, here's my fingers, I poke through the eye.

Images & Illustrations of instantly

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