Definition of 'transient'
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These symptoms are of a transient nature but can be distressing to some. Preventing Heart Disease (1987)The transient nature of it is part of the romance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can download a free copy of the new quality standard for transient loss of consciousness at nice. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But it appears to me the primary blocks to growth are deeper and more complex than a transient population. Christianity Today (2000)Since then it's been like a transient society around here. The Sun (2015)It used to be a temporary option at a transient time in people 's lives. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The remembrance would thus be both permanent and transient, as nature is. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A prosperous, transient population boosts demand for rented homes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The transient workers, mainly from the subcontinent, are cricket fans. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He hinted that the less transient nature of his squad means he has yet to be given enough credit for Norwich's renaissance. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'transient'
British English: transient ADJECTIVE
Transient is used to describe a situation that lasts only a short time or is constantly changing.
...the transient nature of high fashion.
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