Share this entry

Share this page

immediately

División en sílabas: im·me·di·ate·ly
Pronunciación: /iˈmēdēətlē
 
/

Definición de immediately en inglés:

adverbio

1At once; instantly: I called immediately for an ambulance
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I scraped once and immediately a frog sounded once from beneath the porch.
  • On his return, he joined Shackleton and immediately set sail once more for the Antarctic.
  • Once inside, I immediately fall in with four London guys who are also staying in our hotel.
Sinónimos
quickly, as fast as possible, speedily, as soon as possible
informal ASAP, pronto, double-quick, on the double, pretty damn quick, PDQ, in/like a flash, like a shot, tout de suite
humorous toot sweet
archaic forthright
2Without any intervening time or space: she was sitting immediately behind me
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Anyway, the place to see and be seen at the Masters is under the big oak tree that sits immediately behind the clubhouse.
  • It was hit when the car immediately behind shunted into his vehicle after it was banged from behind by a third motorist.
  • He was unaware that he was upside down and thought he was in the corridor immediately behind the coal train's cab.
2.1In direct or very close relation: they would be the states most immediately affected by any such action
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They are released in the area immediately affected by the subject's behaviour.
Sinónimos
directly, right, exactly, precisely, squarely, just, dead
informal smack dab

conjunción

chiefly British Volver al principio  
As soon as: let me know immediately she arrives

Words that rhyme with immediately

Beardsleylawyerly

Definición de immediately en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…