Momentary Definition

mōmən-tĕrē
adjective
Lasting for only a moment; passing; transitory.
Webster's New World
Recurring every moment; constant.
Webster's New World
Likely to occur at any moment.
Webster's New World
Short-lived or ephemeral, as a life.
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Origin of Momentary

  • Middle English momentare from Latin mōmentārius from mōmentum moment moment

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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