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fleetingness Explained

fleetingness at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Transience): transience, evanescence, impermanence, fleetingness, changeableness, changeability.

fleetingness at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

fleetingness
n : the property of lasting for a very short time [syn: {ephemerality},
{ephemeralness}]

fleetingness at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • The quality of being fleeting
    1. 1709, Category: w - :George Berkeley|George Berkeley, Category: s - :An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision|An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision, ยง156
    2. : But the perpetual mutability and fleetingness of those immediate objects of sight render them incapable of being managed after the manner of geometrical figures...


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