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short–lived

adjective \ˈshrt-ˈlivd also -ˈlīvd\

: living or lasting for a short time

Full Definition of SHORT-LIVED

:  not living or lasting long <short–lived insects> <short–lived joy>

First Known Use of SHORT-LIVED

1588
SHORT-LIVED Defined for Kids

short–lived

adjective \ˈshrt-ˈlivd, -ˈlīvd\

Definition of SHORT-LIVED for Kids

:  living or lasting only a short time <short-lived joy>

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