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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Done without perceptible lapse of time.

Usage examples (39)
  • The arts are not just instantaneous pleasure-if you don't like it, the artist is wrong. I belong to the generation which says if you don't like it, you don't understand...
  • Relief was instantaneous
  • We desire to speak of those photographic apparatus called instantaneous shutters.
  • A sudden joy or grief has caused what is termed instantaneous death. for more
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