provident
[ prov-i-duhnt ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Late middle English from Latin provident- ‘foreseeing, attending to’, from the verb providere (see provide)
Synonyms
  • prepared
  • prudent
Antonyms
  • careless
Definition
having or showing foresight; providing carefully for the future
Example
Keeping meticulous notes in both her calendar and her planner is a provident way for Rachel to be prepared for any circumstance that may come her way.
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