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Synonyms for provide
prəˈvaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supply, provide, render, furnish(verb)

    give something useful or necessary to

    "We provided the room with an electrical heater"

    Synonyms:
    put up, yield, deliver, picture, supply, append, show, furnish, hand over, add, turn in, interpret, translate, fork up, submit, fork out, give, offer, fork over, depict, generate, return, ply, bring home the bacon, try, leave, allow, render, issue, allow for, cater

  2. provide, supply, ply, cater(verb)

    give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance

    "The hostess provided lunch for all the guests"

    Synonyms:
    bring home the bacon, append, furnish, cater, ply, add, allow for, supply, offer, allow, render, leave, run, issue, put up

  3. provide(verb)

    determine (what is to happen in certain contingencies), especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation

    "The will provides that each child should receive half of the money"; "The Constitution provides for the right to free speech"

    Synonyms:
    bring home the bacon, furnish, cater, ply, allow for, supply, offer, allow, render, leave, put up

  4. put up, provide, offer(verb)

    mount or put up

    "put up a good fight"; "offer resistance"

    Synonyms:
    extend, supply, digest, pop the question, abide, bring home the bacon, tolerate, tender, put forward, offer up, support, volunteer, house, cater, tin, declare oneself, can, endure, put up, post, stick out, furnish, offer, bid, stomach, erect, allow, raise, render, nominate, brook, set up, allow for, leave, suffer, stand, rear, contribute, propose, domiciliate, ply, proffer, bear

  5. leave, allow for, allow, provide(verb)

    make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain

    "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"

    Synonyms:
    let, go out, earmark, tolerate, go away, impart, cater, pass on, allow, give, lead, go forth, result, furnish, admit, countenance, pull up stakes, offer, will, bequeath, reserve, put up, take into account, leave behind, give up, grant, leave alone, forget, set aside, get out, supply, render, depart, allow for, leave, appropriate, exit, bring home the bacon, entrust, permit, ply

  6. provide, bring home the bacon(verb)

    supply means of subsistence; earn a living

    "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"

    Synonyms:
    bring home the bacon, succeed, furnish, cater, ply, come through, allow for, supply, offer, allow, render, deliver the goods, leave, win, put up

  7. provide(verb)

    take measures in preparation for

    "provide for the proper care of the passengers on the cruise ship"

    Synonyms:
    bring home the bacon, furnish, cater, ply, allow for, supply, offer, allow, render, leave, put up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. provide

    Synonyms:
    prepare, arrange, procure, afford, supply, contribute, yield, cater, furnish, get, agree, produce, collect, stipulate

    Antonyms:
    misprovide, neglect, overlook, withhold, retain, appropriate, refuse, deny, alienate, divert, misemploy, mismanage

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. provide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    prepare, procure, get ready, make ready

  2. provide(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    supply, furnish, stock

  3. provide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    cater, furnish supplies

  4. provide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    take measures, make provision

  5. provide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    stipulate, bargain, contract, engage, agree, covenant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. provide(v)

    Synonyms:
    supply, furnish, stipulate, covenant, agree, cater, purvey

How to pronounce provide?

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How to say provide in sign language?

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How to use provide in a sentence?

  1. Oliver Goldsmith:

    To aim at excellence, our reputation, and friends, and all must be ventured; to aim at the average we run no risk and provide little service.

  2. Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko:

    It's not a matter of compromise ... The legal structure of the restructuring for all the Eurobonds has a most-favored creditor clause that says that we cannot provide better terms for any holdouts, therefore that is the structure within which we will have to work.

  3. Microsoft President Brad Smith:

    We don't provide facial recognition technology today to any federal law enforcement agency and we certainly won't provide facial recognition technology in any scenario that either leads to bias against people, we won't allow our technology to be used in any manner that puts people's fundamental rights at risk. Now I will say, the federal government is a broad government, there's a lot more than law enforcement that's involved.

  4. Kristen Soltis Anderson:

    I would imagine that the White House would want Melania to go down there and provide some positive visuals... to try to make it seem as though they care about the outcome and the welfare of these kids.

  5. Eric Garcetti:

    No Angeleno should ever have to fear being snatched from their home or separated from their loved ones — and we are doing everything we can to provide immigrant families with the information and support they need.


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