Evanescent in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Evanescent

Vanishing, disappearing. | Ephemeral, momentary, fleeting. | Barely there; almost imperceptible.

Short Example Sentence for Evanescent

  • 1. The evanescent tints fade into the gray. 🔊
  • 2. The change, however, was as evanescent as it was admirable. 🔊
  • 3. She, however, had her evanescent streaks of life, as now. 🔊
  • 4. She was so fragile that she seemed but an evanescent part of the moonlight. 🔊
  • 5. Yet there is a faint evanescent resemblance between the two poems. 🔊
  • 6. There is nothing ephemeral or evanescent in the makeup of their records. 🔊
  • 7. Dexter's rage was as evanescent as it was quick. 🔊
  • 8. In their airy flutterings they seemed to rest on the evanescent spray. 🔊
  • 9. But these nasals Adelung states to be mere evanescent intonations. 🔊
  • 10. The evanescent is as nothing before Him Who is the Ever-Abiding. 🔊

How to use Evanescent in a Sentence?

  • 1. What seemed eternal has passed away, and what appeared to be evanescent has assumed stability. 🔊
  • 2. The rainbow's evanescent glory; Heaven's light that breaks on mists of earth! 🔊
  • 3. The evanescent pleasures are not character builders, but a created thought is a pregnant possibility. 🔊
  • 4. In those nearly forgotten days the mind of man and woman had been no more than an evanescent succession of monstrous and infantile imaginations. 🔊
  • 5. The wheels revolved lazily and then she was off, dragging a luminous wake of myriads of evanescent diamonds. 🔊
  • 6. Again: the influence of surprise in producing the delight, is to be noted as a suspicious or evanescent element in it. 🔊
  • 7. A rhyme to the eye is a sorry thing at best, and it is sorriest when it depends on an inaccurate and evanescent orthography. 🔊
  • 8. This phrase contains the rationale of the restless flow and the evanescent being of the Hegelian world. 🔊
  • 9. What, then, would it avail the reader to know their names or the 10 evanescent symbols of their martial rank! 🔊
  • 10. Spirituality does not light it; evanescent dreams: are its oil-lamps, often with wick askant in the socket. 🔊
  • 11. What, then, would it avail the reader to know their names, or the evanescent symbols of their martial rank! 🔊
  • 12. I have traced out with care in the subdued tone that surrounds her, the evanescent lines of her throat, so fragile and inclined so modestly. 🔊
  • 13. And because it is spiritual, not objective, the most beautiful, if the most evanescent of all earthly things, is colour. 🔊
  • 14. These evanescent bits of glory lent special delight to aerial journeyings for weeks after Christmas. 🔊
  • 15. If he had the wisdom of Solomon he might also have his discursive fancies, his various and evanescent attachments. 🔊
  • 16. Translation of poetry must, at the best, resemble the process of pouring a highly volatile and evanescent spirit from one receptacle into another. 🔊
  • 17. But alas, for the fatality of human joys, all is evanescent in this world of ours; the moment of parting at last came for the lovers. 🔊
  • 18. I saw the shrug and the sudden turn of the shoulders, the curl of the lip, the evanescent flash of the eyes.... 🔊
  • 19. The acuteness, character of the lesions, their evanescent nature, the irregular or general distribution, and the intense itching. 🔊
  • 20. As soon as the evanescent pleasure of Sunday clothes has passed, for those for whom it existed at all, the children settle down to endure the day. 🔊
  • 21. A rainbow was spanning the Upper Falls, and its brilliant, evanescent promise seemed to reflect in the face above. 🔊
  • 22. Sermons," said Jowett, "though they deal with eternal subjects, are the most evanescent form of literature. 🔊
  • 23. We cannot spoon out the sparkles of sunshine as they shimmer on the wavelets of water; but they are there, moving in all their golden life and evanescent grace. 🔊
  • 24. Perhaps if you were to be separated for a time, and mixed in society, you would find them more evanescent than you are at present disposed to believe possible. 🔊
  • 25. Why should he trouble himself about one of the millions of women, evanescent as butterflies, with which the earth continually replenished its swarms of men? 🔊
  • 26. She seemed to be speeding past herself and her own anxieties, which suddenly appeared as petty and evanescent as the flying telegraph-poles along the track. 🔊
  • 27. One is written in the rocks, one in bone and muscle, while the third is recorded in the evanescent and changing pages of embryology and metamorphosis. 🔊
  • 28. But there is, in this inner life, a pleasure higher and more lasting than those evanescent ones which the world can afford, and which elevates and purifies as they do not. 🔊
  • 29. The expression of subtle and evanescent ideas, carried to its perfection, is among the very noblest and most exalted studies with which the human mind can be conversant. 🔊
  • 30. We blind ourselves with dust, and in our blindness lay hold feverishly of the outside of life, mistaking the fugitive and evanescent for the truly permanent. 🔊