provisionally


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pro·vi·sion·al

 (prə-vĭzh′ə-nəl)
adj.
1. Provided or serving only for the time being. See Synonyms at temporary.
2. Provisional Of or relating to any of the extremist factions of the Irish Republican Army established in 1970.
n.
1. A person hired temporarily for a job, typically before having taken an examination qualifying the person for permanent employment: fire department provisionals.
2. A temporary stamp that is used before the official issue is released.
3. Provisional A member of a Provisional faction of the Irish Republican Army.

pro·vi′sion·al·ly adv.
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Adv.1.provisionally - temporarily and conditionally; "they have agreed provisionally"; "was appointed provisionally"

provisionally

adverb tentatively, conditionally, subject to confirmation The EU has provisionally agreed to increase the quotas.
Translations
بصورةٍ مؤقَّتَه
přechodně
midlertidigt
til bráîabirgîa
prechodne
geçiçi olarak

provisionally

[prəˈvɪʒnəlɪ] ADVprovisionalmente

provisionally

[prəˈvɪʒənəli] advprovisoirement

provisionally

advvorläufig; appoint alsoprovisorisch; provisionally titled …mit dem vorläufigen Titel or Arbeitstitel …, vorläufigbenannt

provisionally

[prəˈvɪʒnlɪ] adv (accept) → provvisoriamente; (appoint) → a titolo provvisorio

provision

(prəˈviʒən) noun
1. the act of providing. The government are responsible for the provision of education for all children.
2. an agreed arrangement.
3. a rule or condition.
verb
to supply (especially an army) with food.
proˈvisional adjective
temporary; appointed, arranged etc only for the present time. a provisional government.
proˈvisionally adverb
proˈvisions noun plural
(a supply of) food. The campers got their provisions at the village shop.
make provision for
to provide what is necessary for. You should make provision for your old age.
References in classic literature ?
We can, I think, formulate the known laws of such phenomena in terms, wholly, of observable facts, by recognizing provisionally what we may call "mnemic causation." By this I mean that kind of causation of which I spoke at the beginning of this lecture, that kind, namely, in which the proximate cause consists not merely of a present event, but of this together with a past event.
Poulter, pocketing the crown-piece provisionally while he raised this new doubt.
'Is your brother an agreeable man, Peggotty?' I inquired, provisionally.
As he rolled along in the train he asked himself what had become of his revenge, and he was able to say that it was provisionally pigeon-holed in a very safe place; it would keep till called for.
At the beginning they accepted him, very provisionally, as a freak.
He sat down, provisionally, like a man who finds himself much against his will in doubtful company.
`Monsieur d'Artagnan, I send to the king of France the treaty in question, with a request that he will cast into the Bastile provisionally, and then send to me, all who have taken part in this expedition; and that is a prayer with which the king will certainly comply.'"
"Prudence, monsieur, is a virtue sufficiently useless to Musketeers, I know, but indispensable to churchmen; and as I am only a Musketeer provisionally, I hold it good to be prudent.
"My horse was killed this morning, my lord, and I am mounted provisionally on my lackey's."
He for his part had tossed away all cheap inventions where ignorance finds itself able and at ease: he was enamoured of that arduous invention which is the very eye of research, provisionally framing its object and correcting it to more and more exactness of relation; he wanted to pierce the obscurity of those minute processes which prepare human misery and joy, those invisible thoroughfares which are the first lurking-places of anguish, mania, and crime, that delicate poise and transition which determine the growth of happy or unhappy consciousness.
The CMA has provisionally found that Ecolabs merger with Holchem may mean businesses face higher prices or a lower quality of service for their cleaning chemicals.
The CMA has provisionally found that Ecolab's merger with Holchem may mean businesses face higher prices or a lower quality of service for their cleaning chemicals.