Part of speech: adjective

Sound file: provisoire

Register: normal

Translation: temporary, provisional, interim

C’est une bonne solution provisoire. – It’s a good temporary solution.

Le gouvernement provisoire sera là pendant un an de plus. – The interim government will be there for another year.


  • à titre provisoire – temporarily, provisionally
  • c’est du provisoire – it’s a temporary/provisional situation
  • la liberté provisoire – temporary release
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