Meaning of INSTANTANEOUS in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪnstənteɪniəs ]

Something that is instantaneous happens immediately and very quickly.

Death was instantaneous because both bullets hit the heart.

= immediate


• in‧stan‧ta‧neous‧ly

Airbags inflate instantaneously on impact.

ADV : ADV with v

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