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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 shotadverb

    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 flashadverb

    without any delay

    "he was killed outright"

Wiktionary

  1. instantlyadverb

    Urgently; with insistence.

  2. instantlyadverb

    At once; without delay.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Instantlyadverb

    without the least delay or interval; at once; immediately

  2. Instantlyadverb

    with urgency or importunity; earnestly; pressingly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

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

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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. 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.

  2. Gene Kerns:

    All signs suggest that this is going to be a multiyear recovery, we can reset instruction back to where it was pre-pandemic, but that isn’t going to instantly move students up to where they would have been had the pandemic not occurred.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    Well, they'd both be ideal candidates, for obvious reasons, both enjoy high approval ratings, and I think would make both those races instantly competitive.

  4. RVM:

    To live peacefully just look up into the sky and watch how the clouds drift in total acceptance. Instantly, you shall find Peace.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    There is no scope perhaps left for the hope of humanity to sink down further, so if we really think to stop the rot of the society, then the change should start instantly from the top to stop depravity.

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