in the interim

idiom

: at or during the same time : meanwhile
The regulations are scheduled to go into effect next winter, and in the interim, we'll be working hard to make all of the appropriate changes.

Examples of in the interim in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web How is the team preparing with potentially so much downtime in the interim? Jordan McPherson, Miami Herald, 1 May 2024 Federal agencies are currently writing a new plan, and using a temporary agreement in the interim. Ari Plachta, Sacramento Bee, 8 Apr. 2024 The problem, of course, is what happens in the interim, as cases like Cox’s and Zurawski’s surface. Stephania Taladrid, The New Yorker, 4 Apr. 2024 This person noted that in the interim, Slack’s product strategy will be jointly led by Slack CEO Denise Dresser and CTO Parker Harris, who is also a Salesforce cofounder. Kylie Robison, Fortune, 2 Apr. 2024 What can be done? Barahona thinks there should be more subsidized affordable housing, and more Safe Grounds to help people in the interim. Theresa Clift, Sacramento Bee, 6 Feb. 2024 Patients who typically sought care at the clinics are encouraged to go Saint Alphonsus’ nearby urgent-care clinics in the interim. Angela Palermo, Idaho Statesman, 1 Apr. 2024 Interpreter changes In the wake of Mizuhara’s firing, Roberts said that Will Ireton, the team’s manager of performance operations, will serve as Ohtani’s interpreter in the interim. Jack Harris, Los Angeles Times, 21 Mar. 2024 Typically, the pilot won't specify that there's been a death, but rather a medical emergency; if pilots decide not to divert, the cabin crew will be tasked with handling the body in the interim. Mark Ellwood, Condé Nast Traveler, 23 Feb. 2024

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“In the interim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20interim. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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