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  • as ininstant
  • as insplit second

synonyms for split-second

  • burning
  • contemporary
  • crying
  • current
  • fast
  • imperative
  • present
  • pressing
  • prompt
  • quick
  • clamant
  • dire
  • direct
  • exigent
  • existent
  • extant
  • importunate
  • insistent
  • instantaneous
  • on-the-spot
  • present-day
  • blink of an eye
  • millisecond
  • nanosecond
  • bat of an eye
  • flash
  • fraction of a second
  • half a second
  • heartbeat
  • instant
  • jiffy
  • microsecond
  • moment
  • nothing flat
  • twinkling

antonyms for split-second

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  • future
  • old
  • old-fashioned
  • past
  • slow
  • tardy
  • unimportant
  • delayed
  • eventual
  • late
  • later
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    How to use split-second in a sentence

    Under the one-sixth they appear as slender, highly refractive fibers with double contour and, often, curled or split ends.
    A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
    In treble, second and fourth, the first change is a dodge behind; and the second time the treble leads, there's a double Bob.
    TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
    On his head was the second-hand hat of some parvenu's coachman, gold lace, cockade and all.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    The beauty, the mystery,—this fierce sunshine or something—stir——' She hesitated for a fraction of a second.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    Roman Pane who accompanied Columbus on his second voyage alludes to another method of using the herb.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
    He set down as the second the golden rule, “Whatsoever ye would that men should do unto you, do ye even so to them.”
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    By the second process, it is made to the advantage of the issuer of the notes to hasten their withdrawal himself.
    READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
    At first startled, her second thought was that this would be the best possible thing which could happen.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    So far as the right or wrong of having contraband whisky was concerned, I don't think any one gave it a second thought.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

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