Pronunciation: (i-fem'ur-ul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/ephemeral.html on line 79 [key]
1. lasting a very short time; short-lived; transitory: the ephemeral joys of childhood.
2. lasting but one day: an ephemeral flower.
anything short-lived, as certain insects.
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