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
The numerical value of short-lived in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of short-lived in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I think this is a short-lived rally.
The impact of the outflow will be short-lived.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.
Uncertainty has had a tendency to help gold, but that's often just very short-lived. We can expect some higher volatility in the near term.
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