Definitions for provisional
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word provisional
probationary, provisional, provisionary, tentative(adj)
under terms not final or fully worked out or agreed upon
"probationary employees"; "a provisional government"; "just a tentative schedule"
a postage stamp issued locally before an official issue is released.
a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army
of the nature of a provision; serving as a provision for the time being; -- used of partial or temporary arrangements; as, a provisional government; a provisional treaty
Origin: [Cf. F. provisionnel.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
My client gained a provisional release under the decision of the appeal court.
We are able to give the provisional results from the countryside (outside Bangui) on Sunday or Monday.
When Martelly leaves on Feb. 7 we want a provisional government to evaluate the electoral process and complete it.
You come out from the shadows. You receive a provisional work permit. You pay taxes. You don't receive federal government assistance. You learn English ...You work.
You tell me if this is amnesty, you come out from the shadows. You receive a provisional work permit. You pay taxes. You don't receive federal government assistance. You learn English ...You work.
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- provisionalCatalan, Valencian
- prozatímní, provizorníCzech
- provisorie, provisoriskDanish
- provisoire, temporaireFrench
- provvisionale, provvisorio, provvisoriaItalian
- provisoreschLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- provisório, provisóriaPortuguese
- прѝвремен, prȍvizōran, провизоран, prìvremenSerbo-Croatian
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