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transient
used in The Fountainhead

2 uses
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Definition
lasting a short time

or:  

one who stays for only a short time
  • A transient mode, exhibitionists trying to attract attention.
    1.1 — Part 1 Chapter 1 (81% in)
  • There's so much nonsense about human inconstancy and the transience of all emotions," said Wynand.
    4.4 — Part 4 Chapter 4 (46% in)

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