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for the present

At the present moment; for now. For the present, our plans remain unchanged until something convinces us otherwise. Let's just stay focused on this for the present. We can address other issues later in the meeting.
See also: present

for the present

For the time being; temporarily.
See also: present
References in classic literature ?
Some of them will concern us later, but for the present it is the fundamental character of mnemic phenomena that is in question.
She thought only of one thing, her sorrow, which, after the break caused by cares for the present, seemed already to belong to the past.
The procedure to prepare a several cm cube single crystal of ortho-deuterium was specially developed for the present experiments of the UCN converter at at Prof.
Few stylebooks offer guidance on this point, a fact that might help explain the lack of consensus in the responses to this question: 24 percent of respondents voted for the present tense, 34 percent voted for the past tense, and 3 percent apparently come to work every day with no rule whatsoever in mind.