nine-days wonder

noun

something that arouses great interest, but only for a short period

Nearby words

  1. nine days' wonder,
  2. nine plus two array,
  3. nine plus zero array,
  4. nine worthies,
  5. nine-banded armadillo,
  6. nine-eleven,
  7. nine-spot,
  8. nine-to-five,
  9. ninebark,
  10. ninefold

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