interim

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From Latin interim (meanwhile)

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interim (not comparable)

  1. transitional
    Iraq's government is "interim'.
  2. temporary
    You are interim manager until he returns from hospital.
    • 2012 May 5, Phil McNulty, “Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool”, BBC Sport:
      Drogba's goal early in the second half - his fourth in this Wembley showpiece - proved decisive as the remarkable turnaround in Chelsea's fortunes under interim manager Roberto di Matteo was rewarded with silverware.

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Noun[edit]

interim (plural interims)

  1. A transitional or temporary period between other events.
    His car is in the shop, but they gave him a rental to drive in the interim.

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Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

interim (not comparable)

  1. meanwhile, in the meantime