instanter

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adverb in·stan·ter \in-ˈstan-tər\

Definition of instanter

  1. :  at once

Examples of instanter in a sentence

  1. as soon as I had called out that answer, I instanter knew that it was wrong

Origin and Etymology of instanter

Medieval Latin, from instant-, instans


First Known Use: 1688



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