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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin prōvideō (I foresee, I act with foresight). Doublet of purvey.

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provide (JACKSON Original 80DB 80DB Original Grey KEEX JACKSON third-person singular simple present provides, present participle providing, simple past and past participle LOGO Helly Marine Helly Hansen HH Hansen HH qX1U5wp)

  1. To make a living; earn money for necessities.
    It is difficult to provide for my family working on minimum wage.
  2. To act to prepare for something.
  3. To establish as a previous condition; to stipulate.
    The contract provides that the work be well done.
    I'll lend you the money, provided that you pay it back by Monday.
  4. To give what is needed or desired, especially basic needs.
    Don't bother bringing equipment, as we will provide it.
    We aim to provide the local community with more green spaces.
  5. To furnish (with), cause to be present. quotations ▼
    • Arbuthnot
      Rome [] was well 80DB JACKSON Original Grey KEEX 80DB Original JACKSON provided with corn.
  6. To make possible or attainable. quotations ▼
    He provides us with an alternative option.
    • Milton
      Bring me berries, or such cooling fruit / As the kind, hospitable woods provide.
  7. (obsolete, Latinism) To foresee.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)
  8. To appoint to an ecclesiastical benefice before it is vacant. See provisor.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Prescott to this entry?)

Usage notes[edit]

As seen in the examples, when not used with that for previous conditions, provide is used with the prepositions for (beneficiary; also without preposition, usual for pronouns) and with (object).

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Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

provide

  1. second-person plural LEAF" MULTICOLOR Originals W "TROPICAL adidas ORIGINALS TEE MULTICOLOR vPXpSqqY of provir

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

provide

  1. third-person singular past historic of provedere

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

prōvidē

  1. second-person singular present active LEAF" MULTICOLOR Originals W "TROPICAL adidas ORIGINALS TEE MULTICOLOR vPXpSqqY of prōvideō

Noun[edit]

providus

  1. singular vocative of providus

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