instant

Part of speech: adjective

Immediately impending.

Part of speech: adjective

Now passing; current.

Part of speech: noun

A point of time.

Part of speech: noun

A moment; second.

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Usage examples "instant":

  1. He was up in an instant. - "The Puppet Crown", Harold MacGrath.
  2. He saw in an instant something was wrong. - "The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch", Talbot Baines Reed.
  3. Imagine yourself for an instant to be Bramleigh, and what you would have said to this? - "The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly", Charles James Lever.