adverb & adjective
- For the time being: [as adverb]: a printer which Marisa could use pro tem [as adjective]: a pro tem committeeMore example sentencesSynonymstemporarily, for the time being, for the moment, for now, for the present, in the interim, for the nonce, in/for the meantime, in the meanwhile; for a short time, for a short/little while, briefly, momentarily, fleetingly; provisionally; Latin pro tempore, ad interim; French en attendant
abbreviation of Latin pro tempore.
More definitions of pro temDefinition of pro tem in:
- The US English dictionary