immediateness
noun Date: 1633 immediacy 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Immediateness — Im*me di*ate*ness, n. The quality or relations of being immediate in manner, place, or time; exemption from second or interventing causes. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • immediateness — index dispatch (promptness) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • immediateness — See immediate. * * * …   Universalium

  • immediateness — noun the state of being immediate; immediacy …   Wiktionary

  • immediateness — n. quality of being immediate; quality of being present; directness; closeness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • immediateness — im·me·di·ate·ness …   English syllables

  • immediateness — noun 1. lack of an intervening or mediating agency the immediacy of television coverage • Syn: ↑immediacy • Ant: ↑mediacy (for: ↑immediacy) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • immediate — immediateness, n. /i mee dee it/, adj. 1. occurring or accomplished without delay; instant: an immediate reply. 2. following or preceding without a lapse of time: the immediate future. 3. having no object or space intervening; nearest or next: in …   Universalium

  • immediacy — noun 1. lack of an intervening or mediating agency (Freq. 6) the immediacy of television coverage • Syn: ↑immediateness • Ant: ↑mediacy • Derivationally related forms: ↑immediate …   Useful english dictionary

  • instantaneousness — noun the quickness of action or occurrence the immediacy of their response the instancy of modern communication • Syn: ↑immediacy, ↑immediateness, ↑instancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑instant ( …   Useful english dictionary

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