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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Lasting a very short time.

Usage examples (40)
  • Be aware of the ephemeral nature of material things. Lose your attachment to them.
  • The ephemeral joys of childhood
  • And using the word ephemeral in its strict sense, Don Marquis is unquestionably the cleverest of our ephemeral philosophers.
  • Humanity 'eternal', Stateless 'ephemeral' - as 'dynamic' being 'worked out' form of Dialectic? for more
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