Ephemeral is an adjective that is used to describe that which lasts only a short period of time. Short-lived. Transitory.
- Life is ‘ephemeral’, so enjoy every living moment of it.
- His success was ‘ephemeral’, simply because he allowed his new found riches and fame to overtake his foundation of who he was and what he stood for.
- The excitement regarding material desires is always ‘ephemeral’ simply due to our human nature of wanting more.