from one moment to the next
Definition of from one moment to the next
: very quickly as time passes The weather kept changing from one moment to the next.
Word by Word Definitions
: a minute portion or point of time : instant
: a comparatively brief period of time
: present time
: immediately adjacent (as in place, rank, or time)
: any other considered hypothetically
: nearest or adjacent to
: in the time, place, or order nearest or immediately succeeding
: on the first occasion to come
: one that is next
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