Pronunciation: (im'u-nunt), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/immanent.html on line 81 [key]
1. remaining within; indwelling; inherent.
2. Philos.(of a mental act) taking place within the mind of the subject and having no effect outside of it. Cf. transeunt.
3. Theol.(of the Deity) indwelling the universe, time, etc. Cf. transcendent (def. 3).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.