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Spell Check of instant

Correct spelling: instant

Definition of instant:

  1. Pressing; urgent; making no delay; present; current, as on the 10th instant.
  2. A point in duration; a moment; a particular time.

Common misspellings for instant:



Google Ngram Viewer results for instant:

This graph shows how "instant" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for instant:

  1. For an instant I hesitated. – The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
  2. To do that would be instant death. – Practical Ethics by William DeWitt Hyde
  3. Do you suppose a child like that can know her own mind in an instant – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells

Quotes for instant:

  1. The true picture of the past flits by. The past can be seized only as an image which flashes up at the instant when it can be recognized and is never seen again.
  2. False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.
  3. Private property began the instant somebody had a mind of his own.
  4. Humor can alter any situation and help us cope at the very instant we are laughing.
  5. How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?