noun[mass noun] archaic
Urgency: he told his servants to press the message with greater instancy
More example sentences
- But more than this, the whole efficiency paradigm has brought with it, or at the very least reflects, the ideology of instancy: rapid, continuous, updatable access with its commensurate faith in staying connected and contemporary.
- While the instancy of their debut EP escaped the huddled domain of the keen-eyed talent spotters and marked them out as one of Britain's brightest hopes, To You The First Star takes patience.
early 16th century: from Latin instantia (see instance).
Definition of instancy in:
- The US English dictionary