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short–term

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of short–term

  1. intended to last, continue, or serve for a limited time this is only a short-term solution to a long-term problem Synonyms of short–term ad interim, impermanent, interim, provisional, provisionary, provisory, short-termWords Related to short–term 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 short–term final, fixed, set, settled; unconditional, unlimited, unqualified; extended, lasting, long-range, standing; dateless, deathless, endless, enduring, eternal, everlasting, immortal, perpetual, timeless, undying, unendingAntonyms of short–term long-term, permanent


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