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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner not providing for the future; In a manner not given careful consideration

Usage examples (40)
  • He lived improvidently for the moment
  • The city, it says, acted "improvidently" in cutting the public safety workforce, such as mounted patrolmen and the canine unit.
  • April 1, 2010, 1:56 am improvidently granted says:
  • April 2, 2010, 5:02 am improvidently granted says: for more
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