Long lasting to temporary

transient
(adj)
TRANS-i-ǝnt
Meaning

momentary; temporary

1st Sample Sentence

His third novel proved an enormous success, but that success was transient, and he died in poverty twenty years later without ever again writing a bestseller.

Root

trans (over, across)#ire (to go) (Latin)

Synonyms

ephemeral, evanescent, transient, transitory

Antonyms

enduring, immutable, perennial

Mnemonics

remember transient light and transient current. that we studied in physics. which produce an effect for a very short time.

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