ephemera

as in curiosa
things that are important or useful for only a short time; items that were not meant to have lasting value
usually plural
He has a large collection of old menus and other ephemera.

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance

Thesaurus Entries Near ephemera

Cite this Entry

“Ephemera.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ephemera. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!