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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 use provide in a sentence?

  1. Chris Williamson:

    With policymakers waiting to see hard data on the state of the economy before considering more stimulus, the slump in the PMI will provide a powerful argument for swift action.

  2. Brett Morgen:

    These are all just Kurt by himself with the guitar, these aren't multi-track, finished songs or work-ups, but they're extraordinary, and I think they provide a tremendous insight into his (creative) process. I think they further our understanding of Kurt, both as a musician and as a man.

  3. Wayne Rioux:

    Simply put, there was no lawful alternative to provide safety for this child.

  4. Denisova Cave:

    So, we will continue our study in the third chamber( South Chamber), where excavations have only recently begun and are continuing at the present time. Also, we are busy working on a large number of other sites in the Altai region, to provide a regional-scale timeline for the hominin occupation and environmental history of southern Siberia.

  5. Park Yoo-kyung:

    Hyundai has not provided a big picture for how it is going to restructure the group as succession looms. I understand that they can't share details, but they should provide several principles, without them there would be rampant speculation in the market.


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