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tem·po·rar·y

 (tĕm′pə-rĕr′ē)
adj.
Lasting, used, serving, or enjoyed for a limited time.
n. pl. tem·po·rar·ies
One that serves for a limited time: an office staffed by temporaries.

[Latin temporārius, from tempus, tempor-, time.]

tem′po·rar′i·ly adv.
tem′po·rar′i·ness n.
Synonyms: temporary, acting, interim, provisional
These adjectives mean assuming the duties of another for the time being: a temporary chairperson; the acting dean; an interim administration; a provisional mayor.
Antonym: permanent
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.temporarily - for a limited time only; not permanently; "he will work here temporarily"; "he was brought out of retirement temporarily"; "a power failure temporarily darkened the town"
for good, permanently - for a long time without essential change; "he is permanently disabled"

temporarily

adverb briefly, for the moment, for the time being, momentarily, for a moment, for a short time, for a little while, fleetingly, for a short while, pro tem, for the nonce The agreement has at least temporarily halted the civil war.
Translations
بصورةٍ مُؤَقَّتَه
dočasněpřechodněprovizorně
midlertidigt
tilapäisestiväliaikaisesti
til bráîabirgîa
prowizorycznie
dočasne
začasno
geçici olarak

temporarily

[ˈtempərərɪlɪ] ADVtemporalmente

temporarily

[ˈtɛmpərərəli] advtemporairement, provisoirement

temporarily

advvorübergehend, für einige Zeit

temporarily

[ˈtɛmprrɪlɪ] advtemporaneamente

temporary

(ˈtempərəri) , ((American) ˈtempəreri) adjective
lasting, acting, used etc for a (short) time only. a temporary job; He made a temporary repair.
ˈtemporarily adverb
ˈtemporariness noun
References in classic literature ?
Cora had been sent to a tribe that temporarily occupied an adjacent valley, though David was far too ignorant of the customs and history of the natives, to be able to declare anything satisfactory concerning their name or character.
It was like the heavy mass of clouds which we may often see obscuring the sky, and making a gray twilight everywhere, until, towards nightfall, it yields temporarily to a glimpse of sunshine.
Alarmed at this terrible outburst between the two principal and responsible owners of the ship, and feeling half a mind to give up all idea of sailing in a vessel so questionably owned and temporarily commanded, I stepped aside from the door to give egress to Bildad, who, I made no doubt, was all eagerness to vanish from before the awakened wrath of Peleg.
a broad white shadow rose from the sea; by its quick, fanning motion, temporarily taking the breath out of the bodies of the oarsmen.
The cost of the wedding feast would, of course, be returned to them; but the problem was to raise it even temporarily.
There are multitudes of slaves temporarily owned, and sold again, by merchants in northern cities; and shall the whole guilt or obloquy of slavery fall only on the South?
The knights were temporarily down, but if I would keep them so I must just simply paralyze them -- nothing short of that would answer.
Still, when I reached my chamber, I felt a pang at the idea she should even temporarily misconstrue what she had seen.
Martha was waiting for her and the trouble in her face had been temporarily replaced by interest and curiosity.
The house was damp and decayed, indifferently furnished--evidently, recently occupied and temporarily used.
I am only temporarily a Musketeer," said Aramis, humbly.
I am, temporarily, commander of the Pharaon, with the certainty of being permanently so, if that fool of a Caderousse can be persuaded to hold his tongue.