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provide (v):
determine (what is to happen in certain contingencies), especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation
Samples
The will provides that each child should receive half of the money.
The Constitution provides for the right to free speech
provide (v):
take measures in preparation for
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provide for the proper care of the passengers on the cruise ship
provide (v):
give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance
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The hostess provided lunch for all the guests
Related Words: catersupply
provide (v):
supply means of subsistence; earn a living
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He provides for his large family by working three jobs.
Women nowadays not only take care of the household but also bring home the bacon
provide (v):
mount or put up
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put up a good fight.
offer resistance
provide (v):
give something useful or necessary to
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We provided the room with an electrical heater
Related Words: supply
provide (v):
make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain
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This leaves no room for improvement.
The evidence allows only one conclusion.
allow for mistakes.
leave lots of time for the trip.
This procedure provides for lots of leeway
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Waste not, want not

israf yoksulluğu getirir
If we're careful and waste nothing we'll never go without things we need.


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