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adverb in·stant·ly \ˈin(t)-stənt-lē\

Definition of instantly

  1. 1 :  with importunity :  urgently

  2. 2 :  without the least delay :  immediately

Examples of instantly in a sentence

  1. His voice is instantly recognizable.

  2. They instantly fell in love.

  3. She was killed instantly when her car hit a tree.

15th Century

First Known Use of instantly

15th century


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instantly

conjunction in·stant·ly

Definition of instantly

  1. :  as soon as <he ran across the grass instantly he perceived his mother — W. M. Thackeray>

Examples of instantly in a sentence

  1. <we realized there would be problems instantly we saw the final report>

1793

First Known Use of instantly

1793


INSTANTLY Defined for English Language Learners

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instantly

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adverb in·stant·ly \ˈin(t)-stənt-lē\

Definition of instantly for English Language Learners

  • : without delay


INSTANTLY Defined for Kids

instantly

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adverb in·stant·ly \ˈin-stənt-lē\

Definition of instantly for Students

  1. :  without delay :  immediately



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