Dictionary

pro tem

adverb \(ˌ)prō-ˈtem\

: for the present time but not permanently

Full Definition of PRO TEM

ADVERTISEMENT

First Known Use of PRO TEM

1828

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: pro temporePrevious Word in the Dictionary: ProtelytropteraAll Words Near: pro tem
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears