Temporary vs Makeshifts - What's the difference?

temporary | makeshifts |


As nouns the difference between temporary and makeshifts

is that temporary is one serving for a limited time; short-term employee while makeshifts is .

As an adjective temporary

is not permanent; existing only for a period or periods of time.

temporary

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not permanent; existing only for a period or periods of time.
  • Existing only for a short time or short times; transient, ephemeral.
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    Noun

    (temporaries)
  • One serving for a limited time; short-term employee.
  • Synonyms

    * temp

    makeshifts

    English

    Noun

    (head)