Definition of Instant


  • a particular point in time
    "the moment he arrived the party began"
  • a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
    "if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash"
    - blink of an eye - split second - new york minute


  • demanding attention
    "clamant needs"
    "a crying need"
    "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken
    "insistent hunger"
    "an instant need"
  • in or of the present month
    "your letter of the 10th inst"
    - inst
  • occurring with no delay
    "relief was instantaneous"
    "instant gratification"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Instant

  • Scrabble® score of the instant (7)
  • Word Chums® score of the instant (9)
  • Words With Friends® score of the instant (9)

Unscramble instant

90 unscramble word found using the letters instant.

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