from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. something transilient
- n. a leap across something, or from one thing to another
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A leap across or from one thing to another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as transiliency.
Latin transiliens, present participle of transilire to leap across or over. (Wiktionary)
When he posted his letter at a quarter to eight, the cock-robin, who had been brooding over his late transilience, was greatly relieved.
The most conspicuous thing in his character is its transilience.