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a period of time / a while / for a short while / temporary / momentary / at the same time
tremendously popular for a while
fashionable for a while (idiom); all the rage
that was one thing, and this is another / times have changed
to cause a sensation (idiom)
to achieve fame among one's contemporaries (idiom); temporary or local celebrity
all the rage for a time / grand fashion for a limited time
lit. Train an army for a thousand days to use it for an hour. (idiom); fig. extensive preparation eventually pays off
to be popular for a while / to be all the rage for a time
even the wisest can have a momentary lapse in judgment (idiom) / every man has a fool in his sleeve
incomparable / head and shoulders above the competition
to enjoy a short-lived fame or position of power

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