interim

01. After the death of the Prime Minister, the Deputy Prime Minister took over for an [interim] period until elections could be held.
02. School finishes in a couple of days, and I don't start work for over two weeks, so I think I'll go visit my brother in New Jersey in the [interim].
03. He worked in the [interim] government during the transfer of power from the military regime to the democratically-elected government.
04. She became the acting head of the government during the [interim] period following the arrest of the President.
05. The owner of the corporation died suddenly, so his wife was asked to take over in the [interim].
06. The team has named Larry Crawford as [interim] coach until a decision has been made as to who will become the new head coach.
07. The country will be governed by an [interim] council until elections can be held in late January.
08. Guzarilal Nanda twice served as [interim] Prime Minister of India following the deaths of Jawaharlal Nehru and Lal Bahadur Shastri.
09. The director will be out of the country for a period of six months, and Kathy Burley will be in charge for the [interim].
10. I'm going to be out of town for a few days, and I'd like you to run the office in the [interim].
11. The task of this [interim] government is to simply keep the country running until proper democratic elections can be organized.
12. The [interim] report indicates that the schedule is proceeding as planned.
13. An [interim] committee will meet to appoint a successor to the vice-president.
14. Henderson has been chosen leader of the party, but Smith is carrying on in the [interim] until the new leader is ready to take over.
15. Shakespeare wrote that between the acting of a dreadful thing, and the first motion, all the [interim] is like a phantasma, or a hideous dream.

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  • intérim — [ ɛ̃terim ] n. m. • 1412; lat. interim « pendant ce temps » 1 ♦ Intervalle de temps pendant lequel une fonction vacante est exercée par une autre personne que le titulaire. L intérim dura un mois. Fonction exercée par intérim. Le lieutenant «… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • interim — in‧ter‧im [ˈɪntərɪm] adjective [only before a noun] 1. intended to be used or accepted for a short time only, until something final can be made: • an interim payment of £15,000 • an interim pay offer …   Financial and business terms

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  • interim — in·ter·im 1 / in tə rəm/ n: an intervening time see also ad interim interim 2 adj: done, made, appointed, or occurring for an interim an interim disposition Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • interim — INTERIM. subst. m. Mot purement Latin, qu on employe quelquefois, pour dire, L entretemps. L Empereur Charles Quint pour pacifier les troubles de la Religion en Allemagne accorda un interim. les Princes qui joüissent de l interim. il devoit… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Interim — (lat. „inzwischen, unterdessen“) bezeichnet u. a. allgemein eine vorübergehende Regelung für eine Übergangszeit (etwa als Interimslösung oder Übergangsregierung) ein Fachbegriff aus der Waffenkunde, siehe Ad interim (Waffe) oder auch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Interim — Sn Übergangslösung per. Wortschatz fach. (17. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnung und Substantivierung des Adverbs l. interim unterdessen, zwischenzeitlich (zu l. inter). Häufiger sind Komposita (Interims Regierung usw.). Adjektiv: interimistisch.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • INTERIM — nomen formulae Religionis, Protestantibus, post Obitum Lutheri, victis, a Cardo V. Germaniae obtrusae, cui quoscumque subscribere volebat, donec Conc. Generali religionis controversiae deciderentur A. C. 1548. Huius sententiam refutârunt scripris …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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  • interim — ínterim adv. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ÍNTERIM s.n. (Rar) Interimat. [< fr. intérim]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • ínterim — s. m. 1. Tempo durante o qual está interrompida a execução ou o funcionamento de alguma coisa, ou ela não é regida por aquele a quem incumbe. • adv. 2. Durante o tempo de espera ou de interrupção; no intervalo. = ENTREMENTES, ENTRETANTO 3. neste… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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