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synonyms for shortlived

  • insufficient
  • limited
  • meager
  • scant
  • slight
  • Lilliputian
  • bantam
  • brief
  • diminutive
  • dinky
  • infant
  • infinitesimal
  • junior
  • light
  • mini
  • miniature
  • minute
  • peanut
  • petite
  • short
  • snub
  • toy
  • wee
  • young
  • babyish
  • cramped
  • elfin
  • embryonic
  • fleeting
  • hardly any
  • hasty
  • immature
  • imperceptible
  • inappreciable
  • inconsiderable
  • microscopic
  • not big
  • not large
  • short-lived
  • shrimpy
  • shriveled
  • skimpy
  • sparse
  • stubby
  • stunted
  • teeny
  • tiny
  • truncated
  • undersized
  • undeveloped
  • wizened

antonyms for shortlived

MOST RELEVANT
  • adequate
  • big
  • fat
  • large
  • sufficient
  • giant
  • huge
  • lengthy
  • long
  • older
  • substantial
  • tall
  • enormous
  • great
  • immense
  • important
  • magnanimous
  • magnificent
  • massive
  • open
  • open-minded
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            How to use shortlived in a sentence

            My pretence of happiness was shortlived, for at the next moment I made another mistake.
            THE WOMAN THOU GAVEST MEHALL CAINE
            This boldness was shortlived, for the Indian Massacre of 1622 tended to narrow the area under cultivation for that year.
            TOBACCO IN COLONIAL VIRGINIAMELVIN HERNDON
            In front of me I have a copy of the shortlived Daily Republican, which once was printed there.
            THE STORY OF THE ROME, WATERTOWN, AND OGDENSBURG RAILROADEDWARD HUNGERFORD
            Anarchy, therefore, is usually shortlived, and perishes of inanition.
            HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE FALL OF WOLSEY TO THE DEATH OF ELIZABETH. VOL. II.JAMES ANTHONY FROUDE
            Will you frame it in such a way that it must inevitably be shortlived?
            THE MISCELLANEOUS WRITINGS AND SPEECHES OF LORD MACAULAY, VOL. 4 (OF 4)THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
            His hostility was strong, but it was shortlived: his enmity was vigorous, but it had no memory.
            THE LIFE AND CORRESPONDENCE OF SIR ISAAC BROCKFERDINAND BROCK TUPPER
            By-and-by the shortlived sunshine died away, and the sparrows left.
            FANW.H. HUDSON (AKA HENRY HARFORD)
            But the spark of intense and passionate emotion was as shortlived as it was vivid.
            SALEM CHAPEL, V.1/2MRS. OLIPHANT
            Ripperda had returned in triumph to Madrid; but his success was shortlived.
            A HISTORY OF ENGLAND, PERIOD III.REV. J. FRANCK BRIGHT
            The impression made by his words was immediate but shortlived.
            ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
            SYNONYM OF THE DAY
            OCTOBER 26, 1985
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