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interim

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of interim

  1. 1 intended to last, continue, or serve for a limited time putting up some students in local motels is obviously just an interim solution to the college's housing shortage Synonyms of interim ad interim, impermanent, temporary, provisional, provisionary, provisory, short-termWords Related to interim acting; alternate, proxy, substitute; expedient, improvised, makeshift; intermediary, intermediate, transitional; ephemeral, fleeting, fugitive, short-lived, transitory; conditional, contingent, limited, qualified, short-range, tentative; replaceable, terminable, terminateNear Antonyms of interim final, fixed, set, settled; unconditional, unlimited, unqualified; extended, lasting, long-range, standing; dateless, deathless, endless, enduring, eternal, everlasting, immortal, perpetual, timeless, undying, unendingAntonyms of interim long-term, permanent

  2. 2 serving in a position for the time being will serve as interim head of the police department until the investigation is completed Synonyms of interim ad interim, acting, provisional, provisionary, provisory, temporaryWords Related to interim alternate, backup, jackleg, make-do, makeshift, proxy, stopgap, substituteAntonyms of interim long-term, permanent


interim

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of interim

  1. a break in continuity there was a brief interim in the proceedings while everyone got organized Synonyms of interim discontinuity, hiatus, hiccup (also hiccough), gap, interlude, intermission, interregnum, interruption, interstice, interval, parenthesisWords Related to interim caesura, comma, interspace, lag, pause, space, time lag, window; entr'acte; bumper; adjournment, discontinuance, lapse, suspension; lull, recess, respite, rest; subintervalNear Antonyms of interim continuum, run, stretch; procession, progressionAntonyms of interim continuation, continuity


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