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temporarily definition

Overview

Define the meaning of the English word temporarily below. Temporarily is an adverb. Also define these 3 related words and terms: limited, time, and permanently.

English

Etymology

From temporary +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation

Adverb

temporarily (not comparable)

  1. For a limited period of time; not permanently.
    • 1936, Rollo Ahmed, The Black Art, London: Long, page 52:
      Necromancers were thought to have the power of restoring activity to the dead, either temporarily or permanently[.]
    • Limited definition
      simple past tense and past participle of limit

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