OTHER WORDS FROM transiencenon·tran·sience, nounnon·tran·sien·cy, noun
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In “Antiquities,” the latest of her many books, Ozick employs her virtuosic literary style to weave an enigmatic tale about the ephemeral nature of memory and the transience of life.With ‘Antiquities,’ Cynthia Ozick is as vibrant on the page as ever|Diane Cole|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
Given the transience of his career, few probably realize that only 29 NFL players have thrown for more yards than Fitzpatrick’s 34,977 or that he’s 35th all-time with 223 touchdown passes.Ryan Fitzpatrick, Washington’s temporary QB fix, has mastered the art of being an NFL nomad|Les Carpenter|April 15, 2021|Washington Post
The placenta may not have the same genetic checks and balances that other human cells do because of its inherent transience, he said.New Genomic Study of Placenta Finds Deep Links to Cancer|Max Kozlov|April 8, 2021|Quanta Magazine
When I think of them, I also think of the transience of all this and the importance of doing what you can while you can.
Perhaps most remarkable of all in the age of transience, he has only played for one team.Bissinger: Praying That Derek Jeter, Baseball’s Classiest Act, Returns to the Game|Buzz Bissinger|October 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The transience of our lives is one of the things that makes it valuable.
At last he had found permanence in a life where heretofore had been naught but transience.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
He put his pain with the transience of her youth and condescended to her so that he need not take note of himself.Narcissus|Evelyn Scott
It was like a reminder of the transience of the thing he sought, a challenge rousing him to assert its immortality.The Divine Fire|May Sinclair
Is it, perhaps, a taunt from some one who wishes to remind me of the transience of my office?Mystery at Geneva|Rose Macaulay
This was now the reality; this great stone cathedral slumbering there in its mass, which knew no transience nor heard any denial.The Rainbow|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence