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Katya was acutely aware of every nuance in her immediate locality, however; even this. Clive Barker COLDHEART CANYON (2001)Of course that philosophy led directly to those with no ambition at all having immediate success. Anita Anderson SOMEBODY (2001)Lirael listened carefully, nerves drawn tight, muscles ready for immediate flight. Garth Nix LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)A rectangular shadow box, featuring Maryland's writers, was hung on the wall to their immediate left. Laura Lippman IN A STRANGE CITY (2001)

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Translations for 'immediate'

British English: immediate /ɪˈmiːdɪət/ ADJECTIVE
An immediate result, action, or reaction happens or is done without any delay.
These events had an immediate effect.
  • American English: immediate
  • Arabic: مُبَاشِر
  • Brazilian Portuguese: imediato
  • Chinese: 立即的
  • Croatian: neposredan
  • Czech: okamžitý
  • Danish: øjeblikkelig
  • Dutch: onmiddellijk
  • European Spanish: inmediato
  • Finnish: välitön
  • French: immédiat
  • German: unmittelbar
  • Greek: άμεσος
  • Italian: immediato
  • Japanese: 早速の
  • Korean: 즉시의
  • Norwegian: øyeblikkelig
  • Polish: natychmiastowy
  • European Portuguese: imediato
  • Romanian: imediat
  • Russian: немедленный
  • Spanish: inmediato
  • Swedish: omedelbar
  • Thai: ทันที
  • Turkish: acil
  • Ukrainian: негайний
  • Vietnamese: lập tức

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