The colour now rushed into Elizabeth’s cheeks in the instantaneous conviction of its being a letter from the nephew.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
There was always a daub of anesthetic ointment, or a pill; or in severe instances, an injection that brought complete and instantaneous deliverance.
Lois Lowry -- The Giver
Then, almost instantaneously, the vessel from which he’d been lowered vaulted away, disappearing into the brilliance of the sun directly overhead.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
Death was instantaneous.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Heavenly Fire
Rick Yancey -- The Infinite Sea
To eliminate all costly elections, replaced by instantaneous ones, all of them nearly cost-free?
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
Did you know that when you send a letter in the twenty-first century, it can be received almost instantaneously?
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
In small towns, news is nearly instantaneous.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Choice
As I gloomily thought of Anne Hickey and her unsettling, instantaneous end, I remembered, too, with a start, that it was in one of these tombs that the Dr. Bradley Burnses resided.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
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Can an instantaneous cube exist?’
H.G. Wells -- The Time Machine
You have all grown up expecting things to go your way almost instantaneously.
Jojo Moyes -- Me Before You
The others appeared in the doorway so instantaneously that it almost seemed they’d been lying in wait for this.
Anne Tayler -- A Spool of Blue Thread
You hit that, death was instantaneous.
David Baldacci -- Zero Day
Almost instantaneously, the rocket pivoted, shot straight up into the air, and emitted a huge boom above the field.
Joshua Davis -- Spare Parts
With my first letter I was instantaneously transformed from a number on a teacher-ratio chart to a labor problem.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
It was a swift, I should say almost instantaneous cerebral thrombosis.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
My life has been changed, soundlessly, instantaneously.
Margaret Atwood -- Cat’s Eye
Almost instantaneously, his words vanished and reappeared at the top of the screen.
Margaret Peterson Haddix -- Among the Hidden
I couldn’t tell what was said, but the effect was instantaneous.
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
The pain is blinding and instantaneous.
Suzanne Collins -- Catching Fire
It acts pretty well instantaneously.
Agatha Christie -- And Then There Were None
Their communication, however they do it, is instantaneous.
Orson Scott Card -- Ender’s Game
Besides these they have brought up a number of those little French beasts with instantaneous fuses.
Erich Maria Remarque -- All Quiet on the Western Front
The effect of this dispatch was instantaneous.
Jules Verne -- Around the World in 80 Days
The District Commissioner changed instantaneously.
Chinua Achebe -- Things Fall Apart
She could just see it: Everyone would find out, and she’d be instantaneously friendless and boyfriendless.
Sara Shepard -- Pretty Little Liars
Most spells take place instantaneously, which makes it impossible to react in time.
Christopher Paolini -- Eragon
I cried, forgetting instantaneously my foolish fears.
Emily Bronte -- Wuthering Heights
The result: an instantaneous crunch, boom, bam!
Randy Pausch -- The Last Lecture
The change had seemed instantaneous.
Rick Riordan -- The Red Pyramid
The whole tenor of his thoughts instantaneously changed; the battle seemed the memory of a remote event long past.
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
My reaction was instantaneous and unthinking.
Stephenie Meyer -- The Host
Only a few molecules would kill instantaneously…… The hood lay flush against the surface of the lab table.
Michael Crichton -- Jurassic Park
The answer furnished by his brain was instantaneous.
Dan Brown -- Angels & Demons
Mr. Bumble instantaneously turned back his collar again; laid his hat and stick upon a chair; and drew another chair up to the table.
Charles Dickens -- Oliver Twist
His face darkened with some powerful emotion, which, nevertheless, he so instantaneously controlled by an effort of his will, that, save at a single moment, its expression might have passed for calmness.
Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The Scarlet Letter
The change was frightening and instantaneous.
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
He must have died instantaneously.
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
But his aim was interrupted by the vigilance of his enemies, whose rifles instantaneously bore on any part of his person that was left exposed.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
When the oxygen reached the top of the jar, where it encountered the melted phosphorus, an explosion occurred, brilliant, instantaneous, like a flash of lightning.
Laura Esquivel -- Like Water for Chocolate
The effect was instantaneous.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
When the doctor came he said that death had been instantaneous and probably painless, caused in all likelihood by some sudden shock.
Lucy Maud Montgomery -- Anne Of Green Gables
The reaction on the part of the entire family was instantaneous; it was as though someone had thrown a match onto a pile of straw.
Chaim Potok -- The Chosen
If Captain Short was being held in a building, the computer would be able to give him 3D blueprints instantaneously.
Eoin Colfer -- Artemis Fowl
He saw Kemp stand on the sill, spring from the window, and reappear almost instantaneously running along a path in the shrubbery and stooping as he ran, like a man who evades observation.
H.G. Wells -- The Invisible Man
All this took place almost instantaneously.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Crime and Punishment
Four shots replied to them almost instantaneously, but much better aimed than those of the aggressors; three soldiers fell dead, and one of the pioneers was wounded.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
I wish treating humans were this instantaneously gratifying.
Stephenie Meyer -- Breaking Dawn
There was a flash of blinding green light and a rushing sound, as though a vast, invisible something was soaring through the air — instantaneously the spider rolled over onto its back, unmarked, but unmistakably dead.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire