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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to makeshift:   (142 results)

Often used in the same context:
ramshackle, rickety, wooden, impromptu, rudimentary, cramped, corrugated iron, dingy, nearby, cavernous, collapsible, cinder block, flimsy, crowded, pingpong table, disused, dank, inside, windowless, roofless, prefabricated, nondescript, ragged, spartan, squalid, tentlike, quonset hut, collapsable, prayer rug, temporary, dusty, tarpaper, empty, demountable, ringed, thatched roof, refugee camp, multistoried, scavenged, sweltering, tumbledown, threadbare, jackfruit tree, homemade, upturned, potting shed, bedraggled, mock, fashioned, shatterproof glass, set afire, raggedy, shabby, wendy house, hunkered down, miniature, weatherworn, charcoal burner, multipurpose, dilapidated, outside, grassy, decrepit, overcrowded, earthen, rusty, pup tent, prisonlike, inflatable, desolate, filthy, thatched, canopied, unsanitary, ersatz, juniper bush, front, ragtag, semicircular, strewn, muddy, doorless, sturdy, adjoining, slatted, leaky, creosoted, gaslit, sodden, grassless, barren, scruffy, crumpled, perspex, lifeless, unventilated, rectangular, veritable, unlit, mini, slit trench, podlike, makeshifts, expedient, expedients, contrivance, substitute, counterfeit, subterfuge, palliatives, subterfuges, contrivances, excuses, imitations, accommodations, counterfeits, dodge, excuse, lodging, shelter, substitutes, beginning, improvised, commodious, drafty, insanitary, ultramodern, clapboard, roomy, barrack, demolished, equipped, extemporized, remodeled

Appears in the definition of:
extemporize, improvise

More general:
expedient

Synonyms:
impermanent, improvised, jury-rigged, stopgap, temporary

Also try:
— Nouns for makeshift: bed, table, stage, shelters, hospital, arrangements, arrangement, shelter, camps, camp, office, more...

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See makeshift used in context: 1 poetry verse, 2 definitions

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