for the meantime


: for the present time : until some time in the future
You should continue to take the medicine for the meantime.

Examples of for the meantime in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And for the meantime, effective abatement can destroy quite a lot. IEEE Spectrum, 9 Feb. 2024 So, for the meantime at least, some places have reverted to health precautions that had been cast aside., 19 July 2021

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“For the meantime.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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