provisory
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /pɹəˈvaɪzəɹi/
Adjective

provisory

  1. Containing a proviso.
    The provisory clause effectively excluded his otherwise logical heirs from his main inheritance.
  2. Dependent on a proviso or condition.
    A provisory guarantee is rather like blackmail.
  3. Temporary; pending something more permanent.
Synonyms Related terms Noun

provisory (plural provisories)

  1. (philately) Synonym of provisional#English|provisional



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