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makeshift

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of makeshift

  1. taking the place of one that came before <turned a towel into a makeshift skirt> Synonyms new, substitute, substitutiveRelated Words alternate, alternative, pinch; different, other, separate; extra, spare; improvised, jury; another, second; utility; successive; equivalentNear Antonyms first, former; equal, identical, same; lasting, permanentAntonyms original




makeshift

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of makeshift

  1. a temporary replacement <when his belt broke, he was forced to use string as a makeshift> Synonyms expedient, stopgap Related Words quick fix; recourse, refuge, resort; alternate, backup, standby, stand-in, substitute, understudy





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