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synonyms for short-term
- ad hoc
- ad interim
- for the time being
- pro tem
- pro tempore
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How to use short-term in a sentence
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As a matter of dollars and cents, America in the short term may be able to afford disability and food stamps.Bush, Christie, Romney: Who’ll Be the GOP Class Warrior? | Lloyd Green | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
All three envisage Assad staying in power—at least in the short term.
The Affordable Care Act was always a short-term political loser with respect to middle-class voters.
Close attachment to autocratic regimes by the West pays short-term dividends but will antagonize generations of Muslims.Why’s Al Qaeda So Strong? Washington Has (Literally) No idea | Bruce Riedel | November 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A great wall runs through the centre, dividing the long-term from the short-term prisoners.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
Or was it that you once served a term—a very short term, cut short by a successful attempt at escape in a Minnesota prison?The Mayor's Wife | Anna Katherine Green
Mrs. Mittin soon went, though her continued and unmeaning chattery made the short term of her stay appear long.Camilla | Fanny Burney
War Savings Stamps—a short-term obligation paying interest at maturity.
No one was willing to take the short term and lose the $8 per diem and other privileges.Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama | Walter L. Fleming
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