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- adv. Without any delay; in an instantaneous manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In an instant; in a moment; in an indivisible point of duration.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. without any delay
Mary Lynn is able to switch instantaneously from a funny bit to a quiet and sentimental one.
Even if they don't take you seriously at first, the fact that they don't brush you off instantaneously is important.
Yes, some would die instantaneously from a massive MI, stroke or arrhythmia, but many linger for years and years and end up having multiple coronary bypass surgeries before tobacco finally ends their life.
And the events of the transcendence, occurring through multiple chapters, take place nearly instantaneously from the point of view of those involved.
Though some have criticized the format as too restrictive and controlled, Critz marveled at the ability to place thousands of phone calls instantaneously to constituents throughout the district.
Your biggest fans have probably already told a couple friends about your business in casual conversation, but Facebook's technology makes it easy for them to spread the word instantaneously to all of their friends-on average, over 100 people.
The way he spat the word out instantaneously transformed the atmosphere in the room from one of wonder to one of hostility.
The Crazy Part: The part where you jiggle an electron on one side of the universe and an invisible force traverses millions of light years and smacks another electron into wiggling instantaneously, which is about a million years faster than is technically possible without time travel.
He could recall instantaneously the population of countries and cities, and I remember that once, in the course of an accidental conversation, he mentioned the production of beetroot in a certain country for the last ten years, or the factory number of my watch that he had given me fifteen years before and had never since held in his hand.
Daniel was terrified; for he recalled instantaneously another occasion on which another woman had done precisely the same thing.
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