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instant

  

      n  
1    bat of an eye     (informal)   flash, jiffy     (informal)   moment, second, shake     (informal)   split second, tick     (Brit. informal)   trice, twinkling, twinkling of an eye     (informal)   two shakes of a lamb's tail     (informal)  
2    on the instant      forthwith, immediately, instantly, now, right away, without delay  
3    juncture, moment, occasion, point, time  
      adj  
4    direct, immediate, instantaneous, on-the-spot, prompt, quick, quickie     (informal)   split-second, urgent  
5    convenience, fast, precooked, ready-mixed  
6    burning, exigent, imperative, importunate, pressing, urgent  
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n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
adv.
mutual sexual gratification
Collins defines it a compound . Mine is a lovers phrase.

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