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 us   /ˈmeɪk·ʃɪft/
temporary and of ​lowquality, but used because of a ​sudden need: We ​pulled into a makeshift ​parkingarea.
(Definition of makeshift from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “makeshift”
in Chinese (Simplified) 权宜的, 临时代用的…
in Turkish geçici ve düşük kaliteli…
in Russian временный, самодельный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 權宜的, 臨時代用的…
in Polish prowizoryczny…
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