immediacy(redirected from immediacies)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
n. pl. im·me·di·a·cies
1. The condition or quality of being immediate.
2. Lack of an intervening or mediating agency; directness: the immediacy of live television coverage.
3. Something immediate, as in importance.
im•me•di•a•cy(ɪˈmi di ə si)
n., pl. -cies.
1. the state, condition, or quality of being immediate.
2. an immediate need.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||immediacy - lack of an intervening or mediating agency; "the immediacy of television coverage"|
|2.||immediacy - immediate intuitive awareness|
intuition - instinctive knowing (without the use of rational processes)
|3.||immediacy - the quickness of action or occurrence; "the immediacy of their response"; "the instancy of modern communication"|