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MAKESHIFT

'MAKESHIFT' is a 9 letter word starting with M and ending with T
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Crossword clues for 'MAKESHIFT'

ClueAnswer
Cobbled together (9)MAKESHIFT
Rough and ready (9)MAKESHIFT

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for MAKESHIFT

3 letter words

OFF - SUB

4 letter words

COPE - COPY - COUP - FAKE - MOCK - MOVE - RUDE - SIGN - SNAP - STEP

5 letter words

AD HOC - AD LIB - AD-LIB - AGENT - DODGE - DUMMY - EQUAL - GET BY - GHOST - HASTY - MEANS - MIXED - PHONY - PINCH - PROXY - SHIFT - SHORT - SPARE - TOKEN - TRICK - TRUMP - VICAR

6 letter words

ACTION - ANSWER - BACKUP - CHANGE - DEPUTY - DEVICE - DOUBLE - EFFORT - ERSATZ - EXCUSE - FAULTY - FILL-IN - FLIMSY - IMPURE - MAKE DO - MANAGE - PATCHY - REFUGE - RELIEF - RESORT - RINGER - SHODDY - SPARES - STRING - STROKE - SYMBOL - TACTIC - UNEVEN - UNMADE

7 letter words

ANALOGY - BAND-AID - DAMAGED - GIMMICK - INEXACT - JURY-RIG - LACKING - MAKE OUT - MEASURE - OFFHAND - PARTIAL - RESERVE - SCRATCH - SHAKE UP - SHAKE-UP - SKETCHY - STAND IN - STAND-IN - STOPGAP - UNBEGUN - UNREADY - UNSOUND - UTILITY - WANTING

8 letter words

ARTIFICE - DEMARCHE - EXCHANGE - FALLIBLE - GET ALONG - IMMATURE - IMPAIRED - MANEUVER - MEDIOCRE - METAPHOR - METONYMY - PIS ALLER - RECOURSE - RESERVES - RESOURCE - SLAPDASH - SOLUTION - UNPRIMED

9 letter words

AD LIBITUM - AD-LIBBING - ALTERNATE - BLEMISHED - DEFECTIVE - DEFICIENT - EMERGENCY - ERRONEOUS - EXPEDIENT - EXTEMPORE - HAPHAZARD - IMITATION - IMPERFECT - IMPRECISE - IMPROMPTU - IMPROVISE - IMPROVISO - LAST SHIFT - MAKESHIFT - PERSONNEL - SECONDARY - STRATAGEM - SURPRISED - SURROGATE - TEMPORARY - TENTATIVE - TRIPPED UP - UNDEVISED - UNHATCHED - UNPLANNED - UNSTUDIED - VICARIOUS

10 letter words

CHANGELING - COMPARISON - EQUIVALENT - EXPEDIENCY - IMPROVISED - INACCURATE - INADEQUATE - INCOMPLETE - JURY-RIGGED - LAST RESORT - MAKESHIFTY - NOT PERFECT - OFF-THE-CUFF - PRO TEMPORE - SUBSTITUTE - SUPERSEDER - SUPPLANTER - SYNECDOCHE - TAKEN ABACK - UNARRANGED - UNDERSTUDY - UNFINISHED - UNPREPARED - UNTHOROUGH - VICE-REGENT

11 letter words

ADULTERATED - ALTERNATIVE - ARRANGEMENT - CAUGHT SHORT - CONTRIVANCE - COUNTERFEIT - COUNTERMOVE - EXTEMPORARY - GHOSTWRITER - IMPROVISION - LOCUM TENENS - PINCH HITTER - PRECIPITATE - PROVISIONAL - REPLACEMENT - SUBSTITUENT - SUCCEDANEUM - THIRD STRING - UNCONCOCTED - UNCONTRIVED - UNDEVELOPED - UNORGANIZED - UNPERFECTED - UNREHEARSED

12 letter words

AD HOC MEASURE - EXTEMPORIZED - FOUND WANTING - MEANS TO AN END - PLAYING BY EAR - SECOND STRING - SUBSTITUTION

13 letter words

CAUGHT NAPPING - IMPROVISATION - LAST EXPEDIENT - NEXT BEST THING - ROUGH-AND-READY - TAKEN UNAWARES - UNDELIBERATED - UTILITY PLAYER - VICE-PRESIDENT

14 letter words

COURSE OF ACTION - DERNIER RESSORT - EXTEMPORANEOUS - REPRESENTATIVE - STROKE OF POLICY - UNMANUFACTURED - UNPREMEDITATED

15 letter words

EXTEMPORARINESS - EXTEMPORIZATION - IMPROVISATIONAL - IMPROVISATORIAL - TAKEN BY SURPRISE

16 letter words

CAUGHT OFF BALANCE - TEMPORARY MEASURE

17 letter words

WORKING HYPOTHESIS

18 letter words

EXTEMPORANEOUSNESS - TEMPORARY EXPEDIENT - WORKING PROPOSITION

19 letter words

JURY-RIGGED EXPEDIENT

20 letter words

TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT

Definition of makeshift

  • something contrived to meet an urgent need or emergency



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