Definitions for short-livedlaɪvd, lɪvd
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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"
Alive or existent for only a short period of time.
But his joy was short-lived, for his fortunes soon changed.
Origin: From short + life + -ed.
not living or lasting long; being of short continuance; as, a short-lived race of beings; short-lived pleasure; short-lived passion
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