phr. The manager asked his brother to fill the post because he didn't have a suitable candidate.
phr. The political negotiation between the two sides reached a deadlock for the time being.
phr. Money is a bit tight at the moment.
phr. He parked his car temporarily by the side of the road.
phr. Let it be for the time being.
phr. I do not want to eat for the time being.
nphr. temporary phenomenon
nphr. temporary need