I can't find a definition for this word, but aren't all workers technically temporary? Do English speakers use this word often or another word that has a similar definition?
If you want to see this word in the dictionary here it is.
Unfortunately, it is not a term that is registered in the dictionary. However, it did come up in this translation from Spanish, with a definition in English (look below to see the alternatives.
- Employment on short-term contract
- Temporary job
- Temp job
- Temporary employee
Are all used to refer to these. It specifically means, that a person who is only hired to do a job for a shorter than normal period of time. For example, when someone is ill and have to take a couple of weeks off work, the person who takes their place would be a temporary employee.