Translation of "transient" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

transient

adjective uk /ˈtræn.zi.ənt/ us /ˈtræn.zi.ʃənt/ formal

lasting for only a short time; temporary

短暂的,转瞬即逝的;暂时的
A glass of whisky has only a transient warming effect. 一杯威士忌只能使人暖和一会儿。
The city has a large transient population (= many people who are living in it only temporarily). 这个城市有大量的暂住人口。
noun [ C ] uk /ˈtræn.zi.ənt/ us /ˈtræn.zi.ʃənt/ mainly US formal

someone who lives only temporarily in a place

暂住者;流动人口
It's an organization set up to provide money and help for transients. 这个组织建立的目的就是给暂住者提供钱款和帮助。
transience noun [ U ] uk /ˈtræn.zi.əns/ us /ˈtræn.zi.əns/ formal

the transience of human existence/fame 人生/名声的短暂

(Translation of “transient” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)