Provisorily vs Provisory - What's the difference?

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Provisorily is a derived term of provisory.


As an adverb provisorily

is in a provisory manner; conditionally; subject to a proviso.

As an adjective provisory is

containing (a) proviso(es).

provisorily

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a provisory manner; conditionally; subject to a proviso.
  • to admit a doctrine provisorily
    (Webster 1913)

    provisory

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • containing (a) proviso(es)
  • :''The provisory clause effectively excluded his otherwise logical heirs from his main inheritance
  • dependent on a condition (proviso)
  • :''A provisory guarantee is rather like blackmail
  • pending something more permanent
  • Synonyms

    * (relating to a proviso) conditional * (pending something) provisional, temporary, transitory

    Derived terms

    * provisorily