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Meaning of PROBATIONARY

Pronunciation:  prowb'eyshun`eree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  under terms not final or fully worked out or agreed upon; "probationary employees"; "a provisional government"; "just a tentative schedule"
 

PROBATIONARY is a 12 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: conditional, provisional, provisionary, tentative
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pro*ba"tion*a*ry\, a.
Of or pertaining to probation; serving for trial.

      To consider this life . . . as a probationary state.
                                               --Paley.

 

 

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