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English adjective: jury-rigged

1. jury-rigged done or made using whatever is available

SamplesCrossed the river on improvised bridges.
The survivors used jury-rigged fishing gear.
The rock served as a makeshift hammer.

Synonymsimprovised, makeshift

Similarimpermanent, temporary

Antonymslasting, permanent

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