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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. provisional

    Synonyms:
    conditional, contingent, hypothetical, temporary

    Antonyms:
    unconditional, absolute, permanent, perpetual

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. probationary, provisional, provisionary, tentativeadjective

    under terms not final or fully worked out or agreed upon

    "probationary employees"; "a provisional government"; "just a tentative schedule"

    Synonyms:
    provisionary, probationary, tentative, doubtful

    Antonyms:
    unconditional, unconditioned

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  1. provisionaladjective

    Synonyms:
    temporary, provisory

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  1. The AIU:

    The investigation into Ms Naser's three whereabouts failures in 2019 was ongoing at the time of the Doha World Championships and she was not provisionally suspended at that time, following conclusion of the investigation and a fourth whereabouts failure in January 2020, a Notice of Charge was issued and Ms Naser subject to an immediate provisional suspension.

  2. The Swiss National Bank:

    Strong fluctuations are therefore to be expected, and only provisional conclusions are possible as regards the annual result.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    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.

  4. Jake Johnston:

    The key for whoever is provisional president is to restore credibility to an electoral system which no longer has the trust of the Haitian people. Less than a quarter of all registered voters participated in October. In order to achieve this, first, there must be an investigation and verification of the October 25 vote.

  5. Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann:

    A provisional translation by an interpreter shows that he expressly announces, in the name of Allah, and testifying his allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, a famous Islamist leader, an act of revenge against the Germans because they're getting in the way of Islam.


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