INSTANTANEOUS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of instantaneous
Definition:
a. instant; immediate; occurring with no delay
Example:
Well might the velocity of light be called instantaneous by the early observers.
Sentence in Classic:
The flash of lightning, the crash of thunder, and the instantaneous chill that ran through him were all merged for Levin in one sense of terror.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This reasoning was clear and instantaneous; so that without giving time to the Inquisitor to recover from his surprise, he pierced him through and through, and cast him beside the Jew.
Candide By Voltaire Context
He was not bored with her; she offered of herself to repeat the sonata of the day before; but when Madame Odintsov came back at last, when he caught sight of her, he felt an instantaneous pang at his heart.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
At last the keeper heaved the back of the chair off the ground and, with an instantaneous push of his foot, tried to loosen the wheels.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
There were not fewer smiles at the Parsonage than at the Park on this change in Edmund; Miss Crawford looked very lovely in hers, and entered with such an instantaneous renewal of cheerfulness into the whole affair as could have but one effect on him.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context
Almost simultaneously, with a mighty volition of ungraduated, instantaneous swiftness, the White Whale darted through the weltering sea.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context