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English definition of “provident”


adjective     /ˈprɒv.ɪ.dənt/ US  /ˈprɑː.və-/ formal approving
making arrangements for future needs, especially by saving moneySaving and savings accountsPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping providently     /-li/ adverb
(Definition of provident adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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