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British English: /ˈɪnst(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈɪnstənt/

Translation of instant in French:


  • 1 (moment) at that (very) instant
    à l'instant même
    for an instant in an instant an instant later
    un instant plus tard
    come here this instant!
    viens ici tout de suite!
    the instant we saw him
    dès que nous l'avons vu
  • 2
    nescafé® (m) , café (m) instantané
    do you mind instant?
    un nescafé®, ça te va?


  • 1 (immediate)
    (access, act, dismissal, effect, obedience, rapport, relief, replay, response, success)
    (hot water)
  • 2 (Culinary)
    (coffee, soup)
    (mashed potato)
    (milk, mix)
    en poudre
    (dish, meal)
    à préparation rapide
  • 3
    your letter of the 3rd instant
    votre courrier du 3 courant

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