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Synonyms for immediately
ɪˈmi di ɪt liim·me·di·ate·ly

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Wiktionary

  1. immediatelyconjunction

    Synonyms:
    as soon as, Adverb, directly, after, right

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. immediately

    The strong and general human tendency to procrastination is shown in the progressive weakening of the various words in this group. Immediately primarily signifies without the intervention of anything as a medium, hence without the intervention of any, even the briefest, interval or lapse of time. By and by, which was once a synonym, has become an antonym of immediately, meaning at some (perhaps remote) future time. Directly, which once meant with no intervening time, now means after some little while; presently no longer means in this very present, but before very long. Even immediately is sliding from its instantaneousness, so that we are fain to substitute at once, instantly, etc., when we would make promptness emphatic. Right away and right off are vigorous conversational expressions in the United States.

    Synonyms:
    at once, directly, forthwith, instanter, instantly, now, presently, right away, right off, straightway, this instant, without delay

    Antonyms:
    after a while, by and by, hereafter, in the future, some time

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. immediately

    Synonyms:
    without delay, instantly, forthwith, directly, presently, straightway

    Antonyms:
    with delay, after a while

Princeton's WordNet

  1. immediately, instantly, straightaway, straight off, directly, now, right away, at once, forthwith, like a shotadverb

    without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening

    "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"

    Synonyms:
    now, at one time, straight, at present, like a shot, instantly, instantaneously, in a flash, at once, outright, nowadays, at a time, today, direct, directly, forthwith, promptly, straight off, straightaway, right away, flat

  2. immediatelyadverb

    near or close by

    "he passed immediately behind her"

    Synonyms:
    at once, straightaway, now, like a shot, straight off, directly, right away, instantly, forthwith

  3. immediatelyadverb

    bearing an immediate relation

    "this immediately concerns your future"

    Synonyms:
    at once, straightaway, now, like a shot, straight off, directly, right away, instantly, forthwith

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. immediatelyadjective

    Synonyms:
    closely, proximately

  2. immediatelyadjective

    Synonyms:
    directly, without any intervention

  3. immediatelyadjective

    Synonyms:
    instantly, INSTANTER, forthwith, just now, without delay, this moment

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. immediatelyadverb

    Synonyms:
    instantly, forthwith, directly, straightway, at once, now, instanter

    Antonyms:
    hereafter, by and by, after a while

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How to use immediately in a sentence?

  1. Top Glove:

    We are mindful there is much more to be done to uplift the standard of our employee welfare and promise to rectify shortcomings immediately.

  2. Omir Bekali:

    When they put the chains on my legs the first time, I understood immediately I am coming to hell.

  3. Brad Fauts:

    [ They ] immediately put her on a ventilator and from there she just went downhill, by that evening, she was on life support.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    Immediately, that void was filled, look, we can rewrite history all you want. But the simple fact is that we are in a much more unstable place because America pulled back.

  5. John Butler:

    It became a no-brainer for me, i immediately took my shoes off.

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