IMMEDIATELY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of immediately
Definition:
ad. proximately; directly; without interval of time; without delay; promptly; instantly; at once
Example:
They phoned immediately they reached home.
Sentence in Classic:
Fanning, the registration agent and mayor maker of the city, who was sitting immediately under the pulpit beside one of the newly elected councillors of the ward.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
He and his friends had hardly crouched down before the melancholy hooting of a mountain owl was heard within a few yards of them, which was immediately answered by another hoot at a small distance.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
A slow and heavy step, which had been heard upon the stairs and in the passage, paused immediately outside the door.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then there is the singular fact that he did not break it in the house, or immediately outside the house, if to break it was his sole object.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Jeff Thatcher immediately went forward, to be familiar with the great man and be envied by the school.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Amongst other things they spoke of the middle ages: some praised that period as far more interesting, far more poetical than our own too sober present; indeed Councillor Knap defended this opinion so warmly, that the hostess declared immediately on his side, and both exerted themselves with unwearied eloquence.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
First came the three dogs, Bluebell, Jessie, and Pincher, and then the pigs, who settled down in the straw immediately in front of the platform.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
And immediately he recollected his brother Nikolay and how hateful he was to have been able to forget him.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Alexey Alexandrovitch was, however, so perturbed that he did not immediately comprehend all the good sense of adultery by mutual consent, and his eyes expressed this uncertainty; but the lawyer promptly came to his assistance.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The porter did not only know Levin, but also all his ties and relationships, and so immediately mentioned his intimate friends.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
His landlord, who in a waistcoat and a pointed cap, pitchfork in hand, was clearing manure from the cowhouse, looked out, and his face immediately brightened on seeing Rostov.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context