noun, plural e·phem·er·a [ih-fem-er-uh] /ɪˈfɛm ər ə/, e·phem·er·ons.
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of ephemeron
Words nearby ephemeron
Example sentences from the Web for ephemeron
The scent was so strong that the ephemeron was almost intoxicated by it.
The airy nothing of a sigh bears often a pastoral world or an orcus on its ephemeron's-wing.Titan: A Romance v. 1 (of 2)|Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
Its three hundred and sixty-five years were now as but the day of the ephemeron.
Let not the ephemeron that lights on a baby's hand generalize too rashly upon the non-growing of organisms!
Like the ephemeron fly, they are born suddenly, and may be expected to die as soon.Thoughts on Man|William Godwin