Examples of immediacy in a Sentence
Television coverage gave the war greater immediacy than it had ever before had.
There is an immediacy to watching a live performance that you cannot get from hearing a recording.
Recent Examples of immediacy from the Web
Iceland have become notorious for their mighty chant, which blows all opposition out of the park with its power and immediacy.
Opportunities abound in the digital world for immediacy in communications, as everyone knows and Trump demonstrates with every tweet.
Recounting the collapse of the St. Francis dam in 1928, a disaster that would mar Mulholland’s legacy, Krist describes the first moments of horror with terrifying immediacy.
However, though consumers should brace for higher gasoline prices this summer regardless, the reality is that Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions isn't likely to affect global crude oil supply with any immediacy.
The subject matter — racketeering, corruption, violence — combined with the immediacy of television was irresistible.
While the Parkland movement is for many reasons unique in the history of activism, the immediacy of the students’ action isn’t one of them.
The immediacy of that draws viewers in real time, something that’s increasingly rare as DVR and On-Demand options make appointment TV unnecessary and other electronic devices distract viewers.
The sound of soft harmonious voices can be very comforting as life closes down, but the songs can also bring forward the immediacy of death to family members sitting nearby.
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IMMEDIACY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of immediacy for English Language Learners
: the quality that makes something seem important or interesting because it is or seems to be happening now
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