Immediately definition

ĭ-mēdē-ĭt-lē
As soon as; directly.

They phoned immediately they reached home.

conjunction
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Without delay.
adverb
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Without an intermediary; directly.

The parties immediately involved in the suit.

adverb
20
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In an immediate manner.
  • Without intervening agency or cause; directly.
  • Without delay; at once; instantly.
adverb
10
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(chiefly brit.) At the very moment that; as soon as.

Return immediately you are done.

conjunction
10
5
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In an immediate manner; instantly or without delay.

I hope we can begin immediately.

adverb
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Immediately is defined as at once.

An example of immediately is someone stopping what they're doing to do something which they have been asked to do right away.

adverb
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Indicates that the dependent clause describes something that occurs immediately after the independent clause's referent does.
conjunction
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Origin of immediately