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immediate

EN[ɪˈmi.di.ɪt] [ɪˈmi.di.ət] [ɪˈmiːdɪət] [ɪˈmiːdʒɪt]
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WImmediate
  • Immediate may refer to:
  • Immediacy (disambiguation)
  • Immediate Records, a British record label
  • The Immediate, an Irish rock group
  • Immediate Music, a music composition company
  • Australian slang for a quickly gained erection
  • Immediate means instantaneous and at that exact point in time.
FR immédiate

    Definition of immediate in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore immediateSUPmost immediateSUF-iate
    1. Happening right away, instantly, with no delay.
      1. Very close; direct or adjacent.
        1. immediate family;  immediate vicinity ‎
      2. Manifestly true; requiring no argument.
        1. (computer science, of an instruction operand) embedded as part of the instruction itself, rather than stored elsewhere (such as a register or memory location).
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Drawing a deep, steadying breath, Barefoot smelled the machine oil of the well-kept smoke pole. His very first shot put an immediate stop to Swann's barraging of Jessie.
            • They fancy that every thought must needs have an immediate outward suggestment. — Hare.
            • We show here an innovative technique to detect isolated nanoskyrmions with a current-perpendicular-to-plane geometry, which has immediate implications for device concepts.
        • Word Lists (This word is listed in the following word lists)
          1. Wiktionary : Frequency lists 1-10000
          2. Voice of America Learning English : Special English Word Book
          3. SCOWL (And Friends) : Alan Beale, 12dicts 4.0 Compiled from 3 ESL Dictionaries
        • Stop Lists (This word is listed as a stop word in the following lists)
          1. MySQL 5.6 MyISAM Stop Words List
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. fr immédiate
          2. fr immédiat
          3. fr immédiats
          4. fr immédiates
          5. fr immérité
          Related Links:
          1. en immediately
          2. en immediateness
          3. en immediate mode
          4. en immediatenesses
          5. en immediate family
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Grammatically, this word "immediate" is an adjective.
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