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Definition 1: providing carefully for the future - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where provident or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wild squirrels are provident
  • a provident father plans for his children's education

(provident is similar to ...) mindful of the future in spending money

"careful with money"

(provident is similar to ...) planning prudently for the future

"large goals that required farsighted policies" "took a long view of the geopolitical issues"

(provident is similar to ...) having provided for the future

(provident is similar to ...) thoughtful of the future

"careful forethoughtful planning"

(means also ...) careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment

"a prudent manager" "prudent rulers" "prudent hesitation" "more prudent to hide than to fight"

(means also ...) able to see distant objects clearly

(means also ...) careful and diligent in the use of resources

Definition 2: careful in regard to your own interests - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where provident or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the prudent use and development of resources
  • wild squirrels are provident

(provident is similar to ...) careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment

"a prudent manager" "prudent rulers" "prudent hesitation" "more prudent to hide than to fight"

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