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1. instant.
2. instantaneous.
3. (usu. cap.) institute.
4. (usu. cap.) institution.
5. instructor.
6. instrument.
7. instrumental.
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Adj.1.inst - in or of the present month; "your letter of the 10th inst"
present - temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration; "the present leader"; "articles for present use"; "the present topic"; "the present system"; "present observations"
References in classic literature ?
We are requested by Reuter's Telegram Company to correct an erroneous announcement made in their Brisbane telegram of the 2d inst.
Baggs, late Governor of this State, at Independence, on the night of the 6th inst.
Baggs was shot by some villain on Friday, 6th inst.
On the 10th of February, 1828, the Astrolabe appeared off Tikopia, and took as guide and interpreter a deserter found on the island; made his way to Vanikoro, sighted it on the 12th inst.
The two bade adieu to their landlady upon Tuesday, the 4th inst.
representing the first ten days of my allowance for the current year; their privileges finished on the evening of the tenth inst.
John Horner, 26, plumber, was brought up upon the charge of having upon the 22nd inst.
CAUGHT - In the Bois de Boulogne, early in the morning of the - inst.