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临时 in English:

1. temporary

The roadblock is only temporary. It will be removed when the construction is finished.
As the recession set in, temporary employees were laid off one after another.
All temporary workers have to contact HR department.
Does she come from the agency that sent the last temporary I had?
temporary job
Recession is a temporary falling off of business activity during a period when such activity is generally increasing.
Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
If you are having temporary financial problems and it is the cause of your outstanding account, let us know about it.
I've run up against all kinds of people, working as a temporary.
: If we stopped now, our sense of security would be false and temporary.
Do you think a person's wage should depend on whether their job is temporary or permanent?
This bad weather is temporary, so Grandma will soon be able to go out again.
If they renovate our building we will have to move to a temporary one.
Many employees on temporary contract would like the security of a permanent job.
Could I get some temporary treatment because I'll be going back to Japan soon?

2. temporarily

This service is temporarily out of order.
Because of fighting in the region, the oil supply was temporarily cut off.
The apple appeased my hunger temporarily.
Can you fix it temporarily?
He became temporarily deranged.
You are temporarily suspended from bus driving, with pay.
which temporarily take on the two values from table
I'm living in Vancouver temporarily. I will go back to my country after 8 months.
temporarily unavailable / I'm sorry, your service has been temporarily interrupted. / In other words, he was temporarily insane.
In the Middle Ages Latin temporarily assured linguistic equal opportunity in the fields of religion, culture and science.

English word "临时"(temporarily) occurs in sets:

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