Transientness


Transientness
(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Short duration.
<- N
PARAG:Transientness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ transience
transience
transientness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ evanescence
evanescence
impermanence
fugacity
caducity
mortality
span
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nine days' wonder
nine days' wonder
bubble
Mayfly
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ spurt
spurt
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ flash in the pan
flash in the pan
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ temporary arrangement
temporary arrangement
interregnum
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ velocity
velocity
&c. 274
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ suddenness
suddenness
&c. 113
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ changeableness
changeableness
&c. 149
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ transient
transient
transient boarder
transient guest
=>(U.S.)
PARAG:Transientness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be transient
be transient
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ flit
flit
pass away
fly
gallop
vanish
fade
evaporate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pass away like a cloud
pass away like a cloud
pass away like a summer cloud
pass away like a shadow
pass away like a dream
PARAG:Transientness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ transient
transient
transitory
transitive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ passing
passing
evanescent
fleeting
cursory
short-lived
ephemeral
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ flying
flying
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fugacious
fugacious
fugitive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ shifting
shifting
slippery
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spasmodic
spasmodic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ instantaneous
instantaneous
momentaneous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ temporal
temporal
temporary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ provisional
provisional
provisory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ deciduous
deciduous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ perishable
perishable
mortal
precarious
unstable
insecure
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ impermanent
impermanent
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ brief
brief
quick
brisk
extemporaneous
summary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ pressed for time
pressed for time
&c.(haste) 684
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sudden
sudden
momentary
&c.(instantaneous) 113
PARAG:Transientness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ temporarily
temporarily
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ pro tempore
pro tempore
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ for the moment
for the moment
for a time
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ awhile
awhile
en passant
in transitu
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in a short time
in a short time
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ soon
soon
&c.(early) 132
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ briefly
briefly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ at short notice
at short notice
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the point of
on the point of
on the eve of
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in articulo
in articulo
=>(Latin)
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ between cup and lip
between cup and lip

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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