fleeting

All Adjective Noun Verb
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  • I knew how fleeting every minute of last hours before train-time can be. Cited from The Fifth Wheel, by Olive Higgins Prouty
  • Life itself is fleeting, but words remain and are put to our account. Cited from George Borrow, by Edward Thomas
  • For the fleeting time it took to say it you did mean it. Cited from Destiny, by Charles Neville Buck
  • He sat with him throughout that day, however, as he had so many of these fleeting days. Cited from Bruvver Jim's Baby, by Philip Verrill Mighels
  • Nor will the fleeting moments stay, Nor can we measure back our day. Cited from Hymns for Christian Devotion, by J.G. Adams and E.H. Chapin
  • Fleeting would still occasionally captain her country when she returned.
  • She stood for a fleeting moment before them all, an image of terror. Cited from The Summons, by A.E.W. Mason
  • The day was fleeting on whose every moment perhaps hung a life. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • The band make a fleeting appearance at the end of the video.
  • Fleeting finished the campaign with three goals and one assist from eight games including seven starts.
  • They appeared in at least one annual and made fleeting appearances elsewhere.
  • While still at school, Fleeting also played basketball and field hockey as well as football.
  • But he put the weak side away and told himself that love was at best a fleeting passion. Cited from The Torch and Other Tales, by Eden Phillpotts
  • No; such things didn't make people happy, such fleeting things. Cited from The Enchanted April, by Elizabeth von Arnim
  • He felt a fleeting regret for not having brought his gun, then abandoned the thought. Cited from Planet of the Damned, by Harry Harrison
  • All human works are brief and fleeting: they take up no part whatever of infinite time. Cited from The Best of the World's Classics, Prose, Vol. II - Rome, by Various
  • She rose and looked at him a fleeting moment as if in search of some mercy in his face. Cited from A Certain Rich Man, by William Allen White
  • If it came at all, it was as fleeting as the girl's smile. Cited from The Ragged Edge, by Harold MacGrath
  • The former is, in the nature of things, ill considered and fleeting. Cited from How to Listen to Music, 7th ed., by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  • Never before had he noted for more than a fleeting glance the light that lies in woman's eyes. Cited from Double Trouble, by Herbert Quick
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Root form of fleeting is fleet for the verb.

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