English version

temp in Occupations topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtemptemp1 /temp/ noun [countable]  BOWORKERan office worker who is only employed temporarily
Examples from the Corpus
tempI am currently working as a temp, so any contributions to the fund will be minimal until I find full-time employment.But the part-time employee whom Kelly sent was not your average temp.Some were lost by hapless temps.The topper is, they hired temps to do my day job.As teams of temps struggled to cope with the mounting chaos, Jackson tried to keep the Equal Opportunities flame burning.