temporary - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
adjective 

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/ˈtemp(ə)rəri/
  1. existing, done, or used for only a limited period of time

    These measures are only temporary.

    a temporary job

    temporary accommodation

    1. a.
      temporary workers do a job for a limited period of time

      a temporary lecturer

    2. b.

derived word

temporarily

 

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/ˌtempəˈreərəli/
adverb

She’s only working here temporarily.