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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. fugazmente, por un momento
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fleetingly [ˈfliːtɪŋlɪ]
[+smile, see, think, recall] fugazmente
he smiled fleetingly
he wondered fleetingly if she knew se preguntó por un instante si ella lo sabía; the joy they shared so fleetingly esa alegría tan efímera que compartieron
he saw her fleetingly as she might be in old age It was, he thought fleetingly, perhaps lucky that he had promised to return she recalled fleetingly the terrible time just after Matthew died Patches of cloud obscured the snow fleetingly he had fleetingly reminded her of James it can be an unfortunate side effect, and usually, though only fleetingly, is
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