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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not permanent adj. - Existing or enduring for a limited time only.

Usage examples (38)
  • Politics is an impermanent factor of life
  • Often translated as "impermanent," it's actually the negative of nicca, which means constant or dependable.
  • We can learn from the fact that life is impermanent.
  • If you create the impermanent, then you will suffer. for more
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