Definition of fleeting in English:

fleeting

Syllabification: fleet·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈflētiNG
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

fleetingly

adverb
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  • But Jack is fleetingly remembered all these centuries later.
  • Getting her own flat only fleetingly crosses her mind.
  • Unfortunately, you refer to this fleetingly, half-heartedly and inaccurately.

fleetingness

noun
More example sentences
  • There were writers I'd never heard of, proving the fleetingness of fame.
  • In the late fifties, for example, making art designed to live only in the present could embody a radical faith in fleetingness.
  • A lot of my songs are about death and the fleetingness of life.

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