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makeshift [the ~] noun

  1. the makeshift (remedy; resources; expedient; help)
    el recurso; el arbitrio; el medio auxiliar; la salida; el remedio
  2. the makeshift (palliative; stopgap)
    el paliativo

makeshift adj

  1. makeshift (provisional)

Translation Matrix for makeshift:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
arbitrio expedient; help; makeshift; remedy; resources
medio auxiliar expedient; help; makeshift; remedy; resources
paliativo makeshift; palliative; stopgap
recurso expedient; help; makeshift; remedy; resources asset; legal remedy; remedy at law; resource; richness; wealth; work center
remedio expedient; help; makeshift; remedy; resources drug; medicament; medication; medicine; remedy
salida expedient; help; makeshift; remedy; resources departing; departure; exit; exodus; going away; leaving; output; putting to sea; sailing; starting; taking off; way out
- make-do; stopgap
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- improvised; jury-rigged
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
improvisado makeshift; provisional improvised; unprepared

Related Words for "makeshift":

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Related Definitions for "makeshift":

  1. done or made using whatever is available1
    • the rock served as a makeshift hammer1
  2. something contrived to meet an urgent need or emergency1

Wiktionary Translations for makeshift:

  1. Made to work or suffice; improvised; substituted
  1. A temporary, usually insubstantial, substitution for something else

Cross Translation:
makeshift marca La Pava Marke Eigenbau — (umgangssprachlich) scherzh.|: etwas, das jemand selbst (zumeist aus der Not oder dem Mangel an geeignetem Material heraus, improvisiert) hergestellt, zusammengebastelt hat

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