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1. instant

noun. ['ˈɪnstənt'] a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat).

Synonyms

  • bit
  • split second
  • minute
  • wink
  • mo
  • second
  • moment
  • heartbeat
  • jiffy
  • trice
  • twinkling
  • New York minute
  • flash

Antonyms

  • disappear
  • hide
  • uncover
  • antinode

Etymology

  • instant (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • instant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Instant Replay

  • waga
  • compusa
  • communique
  • yakutakay
  • redisplay
  • papier-mache
  • l'espalier
  • cluj
  • cabriolet
  • underplay
  • societe
  • san-jose
  • naivete
  • mcgarvey
  • jonbenet
  • intraday
  • dunlavey
  • chevrolet
  • buga
  • aaa
  • zepa
  • underway
  • underpay
  • santa-fe
  • portray
  • pinochet
  • overstay
  • overplay
  • monterrey
  • meservey

Example sentences of the word instant-replay


1. Noun Phrase
When a call is disputed, umpires may use instant replay to review plays.

2. Noun Phrase
Officials must review instant replay footage in a timely manner to keep the game moving.

2. instant

noun. ['ˈɪnstənt'] a particular point in time.

Synonyms

  • point
  • last minute
  • pinpoint
  • minute
  • second
  • point in time
  • moment of truth
  • moment
  • psychological moment
  • climax
  • culmination
  • time

Antonyms

  • lower
  • dull
  • linger
  • tasteful

Etymology

  • instant (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • instant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. instant

adjective. ['ˈɪnstənt'] occurring with no delay.

Synonyms

  • instantaneous

Antonyms

  • disagreement
  • former

Etymology

  • instant (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • instant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. instant

adjective. ['ˈɪnstənt'] in or of the present month.

Synonyms

  • present

Antonyms

  • past
  • insignificance

Etymology

  • instant (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • instant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. instant

adjective. ['ˈɪnstənt'] demanding attention.

Synonyms

  • clamant
  • insistent
  • crying
  • imperative

Antonyms

  • big
  • large
  • careless
  • cardinal

Etymology

  • instant (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • instant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. replay

noun. ['riːˈpleɪ'] the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape.

Synonyms

  • repetition
  • repeating
  • action replay

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • agreement
  • inactivity
  • overact

7. replay

verb. ['riːˈpleɪ'] repeat a game against the same opponent.

Synonyms

  • play
  • take on
  • meet

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • stay
  • avoid
  • leave office

8. replay

verb. ['riːˈpleɪ'] reproduce (a recording) on a recorder.

Synonyms

  • reproduce

9. replay

noun. ['riːˈpleɪ'] something (especially a game) that is played again.

Synonyms

  • repetition
  • rematch

Antonyms

  • tightness
  • immovability
  • immovableness

10. replay

verb. ['riːˈpleɪ'] play (a melody) again.

Synonyms

  • spiel

Antonyms

  • fall short of
  • disagree
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