Meaning of “immediately” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ɪˈmiːdiətli/

A2 now or without waiting or thinking about something:

You have to come home immediately.
The cause of the problem wasn't immediately obvious.

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next to something, or close to something in time:

There are fields immediately behind the house.
Cole scored again immediately after half-time.

(Definition of “immediately adverb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)