acting, ad tempus, brief, changeable, deciduous, elusive, ephemeral, evanescent, fleeting, fugacious, fugitive, impermanent, interim, limited, makeshift, momentary, monohemerous, nondurable, passing, perishable, provisional, shifting, short-lived, stopgap, temporal, transient, transitional, transitive, transitory, unenduring, unstable, volatile
associated concepts: temporary restraining order
acting, brief, ephemeral, interim, interlocutory, provisional, tentative, transient, transitory, vicarious (substitutional)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
adj.Not permanent; provisional; lasting for a limited time.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
adj. Something that will last for only a limited period of time; transitory. Temporary is meaningless with regard to the duration of the length of time that it will last; however, it is used to designate absence of permanence.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.