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synonyms for impermanent

  • temporary
  • ephemeral
  • evanescent
  • passing
  • perishable
  • transient
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antonyms for impermanent

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  • permanent
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How to use impermanent in a sentence

Such faith—or a cynical appeal to it—likewise inspires us to cling amid the ruins to our unintentional, impermanent liberation of women in Afghanistan.
AMERICA LEARNED THE WRONG LESSONS FROM PEARL HARBOR—AND THE WORLD IS STILL LIVING WITH THE CONSEQUENCESELIZABETH D. SAMETDECEMBER 6, 2021TIME
The laws of physics are the primary explanation for that natural tendency for things to be impermanent.
OUR LITTLE LIFE IS ROUNDED WITH POSSIBILITY - ISSUE 102: HIDDEN TRUTHSCHIARA MARLETTOJUNE 9, 2021NAUTILUS
Fluxus artists sought to upend what art could be — making works that were impermanent, unfinished, participatory and event-based.
YOKO ONO’S ‘WISH TREE’ AT THE HIRSHHORN IS BRANCHING OUT. THIS YEAR, YOUR WISHES CAN BE VIRTUAL.KELSEY ABLESAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Observe them as impermanent mind events and not necessarily accurate.
A QUIET PATH OUT OF THE CORONAVIRUS SHADOW - ISSUE 98: MINDCLAYTON DALTONMARCH 31, 2021NAUTILUS
It was not his fault if at first some extremely unsound and impermanent shanties were run up on the vacant site.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Professor Baker "tries in the light of historical practice to distinguish the permanent from the impermanent in technic."
PIECES OF HATEHEYWOOD BROUN
In fact, it wasn't solid anything, being mostly of a very impermanent structure and style.
HALF PORTIONSEDNA FERBER
Under his protection Mrs. Vervain set up her impermanent household gods.
A FOREGONE CONCLUSIONWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
Gautama Buddha taught that everything corporeal is material and therefore impermanent.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOL. 1VARIOUS
This book tries in the light of historical practice merely to distinguish the permanent from the impermanent in technique.
DRAMATIC TECHNIQUEGEORGE PIERCE BAKER
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPERMANENT

  • brief
  • episodic
  • evanescent
  • fleeting
  • flitting
  • fugacious
  • fugitive
  • impermanent
  • short
  • short-lived
  • temporary
  • transient
  • transitory
  • unenduring
  • volatile
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