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Usage examples for instant

  1. In another instant I was able to see also. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. I will go this instant to your mistress. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  3. But it was only for an instant that he remained thus. – The Girl Aviators' Motor Butterfly by Margaret Burnham
  4. Come down this instant! – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  5. Barbican has not an instant to lose. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  6. Almost at the same instant I saw her hand fly up and heard her voice. – An Amiable Charlatan by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  7. Stop an instant, my old fellow! – The Invasion of France in 1814 by Émile Erckmann Alexandre Chatrian
  8. I think that for an instant she had been frightened at her own words. – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  9. Quit this this instant, I tell you! – Four Little Blossoms at Oak Hill School by Mabel C. Hawley
  10. The idea caught instant hold. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  11. The whole was the affair of an instant. – The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli
  12. The instant thought in the young man's mind was: What's Angela done now? – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  13. After an instant, while he watched her, she added: " Thee has not heard my lord is to marry?" – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  14. For an instant the two men looked into each other's eyes. – Judith of the Cumberlands by Alice MacGowan
  15. I saw it all in one instant, and in one instant all was over. – The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel
  16. Hester looked grave on the instant. – A Houseful of Girls by Sarah Tytler
  17. But an instant later he changed his mind. – The Raid on the Termites by Paul Ernst
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