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makeshift

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taking the place of one that came before
  • turned a towel into a makeshift skirt
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makeshift

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a temporary replacement
  • when his belt broke, he was forced to use string as a makeshift
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make shift

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to meet one's day-to-day needs
  • They were able to make shift without borrowing money.
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