What is the meaning of temporary?

Noun

  • (n.) temp, temporary, temporary worker (a worker (especially in an office) hired on a temporary basis)

Adjective

  • (adj.) impermanent, temporary (not permanent; not lasting) "politics is an impermanent factor of life- James Thurber; "impermanent palm cottages"; "a temperary arrangement"; "temporary housing"
  • (adj.) irregular, temporary (lacking continuity or regularity) "an irregular worker"; "employed on a temporary basis"
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APAWordNet. (2010). temporary. Retrieved July 22, 2014, from http://smartdefine.org/temporary/definitions/1185157
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "temporary" http://smartdefine.org/temporary/definitions/1185157 (accessed July 22, 2014).
HarvardWordNet 2010, temporary, Smart Define, viewed 22 July, 2014, <http://smartdefine.org/temporary/definitions/1185157>.
MLAWordNet. "temporary" 23 October 2010. Web. 22 July 2014. <http://smartdefine.org/temporary/definitions/1185157>
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