short–lived

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adjective \ˈshȯrt-ˈlivd also -ˈlīvd\

Definition of short–lived

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

1588

First Known Use of short–lived

1588


SHORT–LIVED Defined for English Language Learners

short–lived

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adjective \ˈshȯrt-ˈlivd also -ˈlīvd\

Definition of short–lived for English Language Learners

  • : living or lasting for a short time


SHORT–LIVED Defined for Kids

short–lived

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adjective \ˈshȯrt-ˈlivd, -ˈlīvd\

Definition of short–lived for Students

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


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