Thesaurus / evanescent

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

To treat misdemeanors which are not habitual nor characteristic as evanescent is the best way to make them evanescent.
STUDY OF CHILD LIFEMARION FOSTER WASHBURNE
Yet it is not so; and the very fear implies that we look in the wrong place for the permanent amid the evanescent in the Gospel.
Whims were evanescent, and this particular whim would pass away.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
To the southeast an evanescent greenish glow heralded the opening revels of the aurora borealis.
Pronouncing the types of the past evanescent, Dr. Kurtz pronounces the type of the present permanent.
The evanescent character of the light, when a wisp of straw was used, is noted in the evidence of Antide Colas.
It is evanescent afflictions which most readily find tongue.
GENIUS IN SUNSHINE AND SHADOWMATURIN MURRAY BALLOU
But it is in their reproduction that these evanescent beings present the most marvellous phenomena.
THE OCEAN WORLD:LOUIS FIGUIER
A bright but evanescent greenish-blue ghost will succeed the red impression.
The volva is evanescent in both, leaving traces of its existence in concentric ridges at the base, and part way up the stem.

WORDS RELATED TO EVANESCENT

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