Part of speech:
Short in time, duration, length, or extent.
The definition of ephemeral is something that has a very short lifespan or lasts for a very short time.
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
Not permanent; not lasting; fleeting; temporary
Subject to sudden or frequent changes.
Something that will last for only a limited period of time; transitory. Temporary is meaningless with regard to the duration of the length of time that it will last; however, it is used to designate absence of permanence.
Of an impermanent or insubstantial nature:
Lasting only a short time; short-lived; fleeting; momentary
Of, relating to, or limited by time:
Running away or fleeing, as from the law.
Likely to occur at any moment
Having or tending to have a short life span or existence
Lasting or existing only for a short time
A continuous, measurable quantity in which events occur in a sequence proceeding from the past through the present to the future.
Find another word for transitory. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for transitory, like: brief, ephemeral, short, impermanent, transient, changeable, fleeting, temporary, evanescent, fly-by-night and fugacious.