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transient
used in The Sound and the Fury

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Definition
lasting a short time

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one who stays for only a short time
  • It was not anybody's room, and the faintscent of cheap cosmetics and the few feminine objects and the other evidences of crude and hopeless efforts to feminise itbut added to its anonymity, givingit that dead and stereotyped transience of rooms in assignation houses.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (31% in)

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