ephemeral, passing, short-lived, transient, transitory, fugacious(adj)
lasting a very short time
"the ephemeral joys of childhood"; "a passing fancy"; "youth's transient beauty"; "love is transitory but it is eternal"; "fugacious blossoms"
Fleeting, fading quickly, transient.
Origin: From fugaci, stem of fugax, from fugio.
flying, or disposed to fly; fleeing away; lasting but a short time; volatile
fleeting; lasting but a short time; -- applied particularly to organs or parts which are short-lived as compared with the life of the individual
Origin: [L. fugax, fugacis, from fugere: cf. F. fugace. See Fugitive.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fū-gā′shus, adj. apt to flee away: fleeting.—ns. Fugā′ciousness, Fugac′ity. [L. fugax, fugacis, from fugĕre, to flee.]
The numerical value of fugacious in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of fugacious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Never ever be moved or carried away by any in thing i.e. anything that is in vogue presently, no matter how fascinating it seems to you. For, everything in vogue currently is fugacious i.e. every in vogue thing will soon fade away or rather change with time.
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