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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Anticipating and making ready for future wants or emergencies. Also: Frugal.

Usage examples (38)
  • Early and provident fear is the mother of safety.
  • Wild squirrels are provident
  • Adjective : provident care
  • He said African National Congress and Cosatu leaders were withdrawing union funds safely invested in schemes such as provident funds, to buy shares in conglomerates. for more
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