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English definition of “instant”

instant

adjective     /ˈɪnstənt/
IMMEDIATE B2 happening immediately : The book was an instant success in the US.Immediately
FOOD Instant food or drink is dried , usually in the form of a powder , and can be made quickly by adding hot water : instant coffee → See also instant replayVarious qualities of food
(Definition of instant adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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