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ˈmoʊ mənˌtɛr imo·men·ta·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fleeting, fugitive, momentaneous, momentaryadjective

    lasting for a markedly brief time

    "a fleeting glance"; "fugitive hours"; "rapid momentaneous association of things that meet and pass"; "a momentary glimpse"

Wiktionary

  1. momentaryadjective

    lasting for only a moment

  2. momentaryadjective

    happening at every moment; perpetual

  3. momentaryadjective

    ephemeral or relatively short-lived

Webster Dictionary

  1. Momentaryadjective

    done in a moment; continuing only a moment; lasting a very short time; as, a momentary pang

    Etymology: [L. momentarius. See Moment.]

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  1. Alex
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of momentary in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of momentary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of momentary in a Sentence

  1. Adrian Meule:

    This study showed that brisk walking can be used as a strategy to reduce momentary food craving.

  2. Robert Lynd:

    There are two sorts of curiosity -- the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things.

  3. Janvier Chouteu-Chando:

    Where else can we find happiness for a day other than from something that can offer momentary relief, something like the booze?”

  4. Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey:

    Please write again soon. Though my own life is filled with activity, letters encourage momentary escape into others lives and I come back to my own with greater contentment.

  5. G. M. Trevelyan:

    Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.

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