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synonyms for flash pan

  • cursory
  • ephemeral
  • fading
  • momentary
  • short-lived
  • sudden
  • transitory
  • flitting
  • flying
  • passing
  • short
  • vanishing
  • evanescent
  • flash in the pan
  • fugacious
  • fugitive
  • impermanent
  • meteoric
  • temporary
  • volatile

antonyms for flash pan

MOST RELEVANT
  • enduring
  • lasting
  • lengthy
  • long-lived
  • permanent
  • perpetual
  • constant
  • continual
  • endless
  • long
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          How to use flash pan in a sentence

          The vision—it had been an instantaneous flash after all and nothing more—had left his mind completely for the time.
          THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
          A flash of surprise and pleasure lit the fine eyes of the haughty beauty perched up there on the palace wall.
          THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
          "A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.
          RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
          If those jaspers flash any part of the roll in the Territory before snowfall, I'll get them.
          RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
          He watched the man put some bread and milk in a tin pan, and set it down on the floor of the basket.
          SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
          He devoured it whole with a kind of visual gulp—a flash; the entire meaning first, then lines, then separate words.
          THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
          In a flash Isabel had responded with a challenge of appeal, which that accomplished dame was quick to understand.
          ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
          Then it came to my mind in a flash that the parchment was nothing else than human skin, and Richard Bridges' skin at that.
          UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
          Then said Nqong from his bath in the salt-pan, "Come and ask me about it to-morrow, because I'm going to wash."
          KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
          But who knows whether we shall ever see Sennoures, ever hear the Egyptian Pan by the water?
          BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
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          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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