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in the interim
In the time before something happens; in the meantime. We're in the process of hiring a new social media director, but in the interim we'll have to make do with our current staff.
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in the interim (between things)
in the meantime; in the time between the ending of something and the beginning of something else. In the interim between her morning and afternoon classes, Susan rushed home to get a book she had forgotten. My favorite show starts in five minutes, but I'll talk to you in the interim.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
in the interim
In the meantime, as in Arthur's in Israel, so in the interim Judy will handle their business. [ Second half of 1500s]
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
in the ˈinterimduring the period of time between two events; until a particular event happens: Despite everything that happened in the interim, they remained good friends. ♢ Her new job does not start until May and she will continue in the old job in the interim.
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