immediacy: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (i-mē'dē-u-sē), [key]
— pl. -cies.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
- the state, condition, or quality of being immediate.
- Often,an immediate need: the immediacies of everyday living.
- immediate presence of an object of knowledge to the mind, without any distortions, inferences, or interpretations, and without involvement of any intermediate agencies.
- the direct content of the mind as distinguished from representation or cognition.