instant

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  • Info An instant is an infinitesimal moment in time, a moment whose passage is instantaneous.
  • It was an instant success and continued to be long after his death.
  • It was an instant success, and the music later acquired the same name.
  • They also offered the king and his wife instant places in heaven.
  • I would not give you an instant's pain for all the world. Cited from The Hollow of Her Hand, George Barr McCutcheon
  • The entire tour was recorded by Instant Live and sold after each show.
  • There was not an instant's doubt as to what the thing was. Cited from Children of the Whirlwind, by Leroy Scott
  • When it was released, it was an instant hit racing to number two.
  • At any given instant, one character is directly controlled by the player.
  • The book quickly sold-out and became an instant hit.
  • In any other circumstances she would not have thought him worth an instant's attention. Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. I, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • I shall not have an instant's peace until I see you. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. VIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Someone must start for a doctor without an instant's loss of time. Cited from When A Man's A Man, by Harold Bell Wright
  • The little boy showed an instant interest in music and soon he began attending music classes.
  • He was through as a player the instant he turned pro.
  • These instants added more years to him than as many months that had gone before. Cited from Come Rack! Come Rope!, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • He turned a white face that gave me half an instant's pause. Cited from Dead Men Tell No Tales, by E. W. Hornung
  • Video calling support has also been added to several popular instant messaging programs.
  • The station was an instant success, the most listened-to radio station in the country.
  • It became an instant hit with the local LA community.
  • He went out and bought the book, and became an instant fan of the series.
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