What is another word for errand?
Favour, task, job.
If you are sent on an errand or run an errand for someone you are doing a small job for them that takes you away from the home or where you would normally be. [A short trip taken to perform a specified task, usually for another]. Delivering a message to your mothers friend down the road or going out to collect the groceries would be 'running an errand'.
The word 'momentarily' is an adverb, a word used to modify a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. Examples: He ran out for a quick errand and we expect him to return momentarily. (modifies the verb 'return') We were momentarily afraid that we had missed the train. (modifies the adjective 'afraid') I looked away from the toddler momentarily, but somehow he disappeared. (modifies the adverb 'away')
An errand is likely "une course" (short trip for unimportant purposes) in French. To run an errand is "faire une course". "OÃ¹ Ã©tais-tu ? je faisais une course" (where have you been? I was on an errand) - je dois m'en aller, j'ai une course Ã faire pour ma mÃ¨re (I have to go, I have to run an errand for my mother)