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Adjective: fleeting  flee-ting
  1. Lasting for a markedly brief time
    "a fleeting glance";
    - fugitive, momentaneous, momentary
Verb: fleet  fleet
  1. Move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart
    "The hummingbird fleeted among the branches";
    - flit, flutter, dart
     
  2. Disappear gradually
    - evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, pass

See also: short

Type of: belt along, bucket along, cannonball along, disappear, go away, hasten, hie [archaic], hotfoot, hurry, pelt along, race, rush, rush along, speed, step on it, travel rapidly, vanish, zip

Encyclopedia: Fleeting

Fleet, Hayling Island