Part of speech:
An employee, esp. an office worker, hired for temporary service
Having the nature of a temporary provision; arranged or established for the time being, pending permanent arrangement or establishment
A temporary or expedient substitute for something else:
(Informal) A short rest period:
A break where a part is missing or lost, as in a manuscript; gap in a sequence; lacuna
A short period of inaction; temporary stop, break, or rest, as in speaking or reading
For the time being. A temporary position or appointment. Also called pro tem.
(Informal) A period of weather of a particular kind:
The definition of permanent is someone or something that is supposed to last for a very long time.
A part or thing added to make something reach further or last longer; extension, supplement, sequel, etc.
The definition of a lacuna is a space where something is missing.
(Games) Absence of cards of a particular suit in a dealt hand:
Not permanent; not lasting; fleeting; temporary
The definition of short term is something temporary or not meant to last.
Temporarily taking over the duties (of a specified position)
During or taking place during an intermediate interval of time; temporary:
The definition of substitute is someone or something used in place of another person or thing.
The intervening time.
An interval between one event or phenomenon and another:
The definition of an interlude is a pause in something, such as a play, or is an intervening period of time in between two other things.
(Sports) A fast break.
A space between objects or points; an aperture:
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