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"Immediately" is an adverb which is often translated as "inmediatamente", and "right away" is an adverb which is also often translated as "inmediatamente". Learn more about the difference between "immediately" and "right away" below.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (without delay)
a. inmediatamente
The plane will take off immediately after fueling up. El avión despegará inmediatamente después de cargar combustible.
b. de inmediato
Call the doctor immediately if your headaches return.Avísale al médico de inmediato si vuelven los dolores de cabeza.
c. enseguida
I recognized him immediately when he took off his hat.Lo reconocí enseguida cuando se quitó el sombrero.
2. (directly)
a. directamente
Beatriz is not immediately involved, but you do need to get her approval.Beatriz no está involucrada directamente, pero sí tienes que conseguir su aprobación.
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
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A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(the moment that) (United Kingdom)
a. en cuanto
Immediately she said it, she wished she had kept quiet.En cuanto lo dijo, deseó haber guardado silencio.
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right away(
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (immediately)
a. inmediatamente
I need you to bring me a needle, thread, and bandages right away.Necesito que me traiga una aguja, un hilo y vendajes inmediatamente.
b. enseguida
Can I have some coffee, please? - Right away!¿Me pone café, por favor? - ¡Enseguida!
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