ad interim

ad in·te·rim
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad in-tuh-rim]
    • /ˈad ˈɪn tər əm/
    • /æd ˈɪn.tər.ɪm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad in-tuh-rim]
    • /ˈad ˈɪn tər əm/

Definitions of ad interim words

  • adjective ad interim for the meantime; for the present 3
  • noun ad interim in the meantime; temporarily 3
  • noun ad interim temporary 3
  • adverb ad interim In or for the meantime; temporarily. 0

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ad interim popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 40% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 59% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for ad interim

adj ad interim

  • acting — Acting is the activity or profession of performing in plays or films.
  • brief — Something that is brief lasts for only a short time.
  • interim — an intervening time; interval; meantime: School doesn't start till September, but he's taking a Spanish class in the interim.
  • pro tem — temporarily; for the time being.
  • pro tempore — temporarily; for the time being.

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