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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR IMMEDIATELY

Philothea was stooping to unlace her sandal, and she immediately picked it up.

Immediately after this they go to class-meeting at the Methodist Church.

We shall not achieve it immediately—but we still shall strive.

It was immediately observed, that his attention was fixed on me.

Immediately Franks, with a stage-bow, offered Hester a chair.

I was given a letter to Leadbitter, and immediately started on foot for the railroad.

A physician was immediately summoned, who ordered my shackles removed.

Immediately to the south rises the steep ridge known as the Chevin.

The doctor bowed; and the subject of Professor Ellis was immediately dropped.

The rain, as if falling through a sieve, immediately disappears.

WORD ORIGIN

"without intervening time or space," early 15c., from immediate + -ly (2).

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