English translation of 'कामचलाऊ'
1. interim adjective before noun
Interim describes things that are intended to be used until something permanent is arranged.
...an interim government. ...an interim report.
2. makeshift adjective
Makeshift things are temporary and of poor quality, and are used because there is nothing better available.
20,000 people were living there in makeshift shelters.
3. tentative adjective
Tentative agreements or plans are not definite or certain, but have been made as a first step.
...a tentative agreement to hold a conference.
4. working adjective before noun
If you have a working knowledge of a subject, you have a useful but not very thorough knowledge of it.
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Translation of कामचलाऊ from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary