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Meaning of IMMEDIACY

Pronunciation:  i'meedeeusee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  lack of an intervening or mediating agency; "the immediacy of television coverage"
  2. [n]  the quickness of action or occurrence; "the immediacy of their response"; "the instancy of modern communication"
  3. [n]  immediate intuitive awareness
 

IMMEDIACY is a 9 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: immediate apprehension, immediateness, instancy, instantaneousness
 
 Antonyms: mediacy, mediateness
 
 See Also: celerity, directness, intuition, quickness, rapidity, straightness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Im*me"di*a*cy\, n.
The relation of freedom from the interventionof a medium;
immediateness. --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accessibility, actual presence, alacrity, approach, approximation, availability, being here, being there, case of need, closeness, confines, contiguity, contiguousness, convergence, decisiveness, dire necessity, dispatch, environs, exigence, exigency, existence, expedition, expeditiousness, foreground, hereness, immanence, immediate foreground, immediateness, imperative, imperativeness, indwellingness, inherence, instantaneity, instantaneousness, matter of necessity, momentaneousness, momentariness, nearness, neighborhood, nighness, occurrence, physical presence, precinct, predicament, presence, pressingness, pressure, promptitude, promptness, propinquity, proximity, punctuality, punctualness, purlieus, quickness, rapidity, readiness, simultaneity, speediness, spiritual presence, summariness, swiftness, thereness, ubiety, urgency, urgent need, vicinage, vicinity, whereness
 

 

 

 

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