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Urgency ImpliedPlay
The term 'makeshift' suggests a solution created swiftly due to urgent need. SlideThe villagers erected a makeshift bridge to cross the flooded river.
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Temporary NaturePlay
'Makeshift' means the solution is not meant for long-term use. SlideDuring the power outage, our flashlight was a makeshift lantern.
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Ad hoc CreativityPlay
A 'makeshift' item shows resourcefulness, using what's on hand creatively. SlideShe used her scarf as a makeshift sling for the injured child.