momentary definition

  • adjective:
    • enduring just for a moment.
    • Occurring or current at every moment: in momentary concern about exposure.
    • Short-lived or ephemeral, as a life.
    • enduring for only an instant.
    • Happening at each minute; perpetual.
    • Ephemeral or relatively short-lived.
    • Done in a second; continuing just a moment; lasting a tremendously limited time.
    • enduring for a markedly brief time
  • others:
    • Lasting but an instant or for a very short-time; of brief length: as, a momentary pang.
    • Short-lived; very likely to die quickly or at any moment.
    • Occurring every moment: since, momentary disruptions.

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