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英语解释:intended to be temporary, and likely to be changed when other arrangements are made
We had passports and we would spend the money, so they gave us provisional visas.
A provisional government is only a government that is likely to be changed in the future. A provisional reservation is only a temporary reservation that needs to be made definite. A provisional date set for a meeting is a date fixed for the time being but may be changed.
- The provisional government will be in power till the new government is elected according to the new constitution that has come into force recently.
- The date of the first meeting of the council has been fixed for the fourth Monday this month. A definite date will be announced as soon as the convener returns from abroad.