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TEMPORARILY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does temporarily mean? 

TEMPORARILY (adverb)
  The adverb TEMPORARILY has 1 sense:

1. for a limited time only; not permanently

  Familiarity information: TEMPORARILY used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TEMPORARILY (adverb)


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Meaning:

For a limited time only; not permanently

Context examples:

he will work here temporarily / he was brought out of retirement temporarily / a power failure temporarily darkened the town

Antonym:

permanently (for a long time without essential change)

Pertainym:

temporary (not permanent; not lasting)


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