fleeting, fugitive, momentaneous, momentary(adj)
lasting for a markedly brief time
"a fleeting glance"; "fugitive hours"; "rapid momentaneous association of things that meet and pass"; "a momentary glimpse"
passing swiftly away; not durable; transient; transitory; as, the fleeting hours or moments
The numerical value of fleeting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of fleeting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
The renown which riches or beauty confer is fleeting and frail mental excellence is a splendid and lasting possession.
How like a winter hath my absence been From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen, What old December's bareness everywhere
I was a lasso instructor and a lariat importer, and they were all weird, fleeting jobs, i've been fortunate to do music all my life, and I've done enough acting to make it fun.
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Translations for fleeting
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- бързо преминаващ, преходенBulgarian
- εφήμερος, πρόσκαιροςGreek
- ohikiitävä, katoavainen, haihtuva, hetkellinenFinnish
- éphémère, fugaceFrench
- fuadainScottish Gaelic
- בת חלוף, בן חלוףHebrew
- թռուցիկ, կարճատեւ, վաղանցիկArmenian
- augnablik, hverfull, skammærIcelandic
- sfuggente, sfuggevole, fugaceItalian
- flyktigNorwegian Nynorsk
- nikły, przelotnyPolish
- fugitiv, fugaciRomanian
- скоротечный, мимолётныйRussian
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