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Synonyms for provide
prəˈvaɪdpro·vide

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. supply, provide, render, furnishverb

    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, caterverb

    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. provideverb

    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, offerverb

    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, provideverb

    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 baconverb

    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. provideverb

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. provideverb

    Synonyms:
    prepare, procure, get ready, make ready

  2. provideverb

    Synonyms:
    supply, furnish, stock

  3. provideverb

    Synonyms:
    cater, furnish supplies

  4. provideverb

    Synonyms:
    take measures, make provision

  5. provideverb

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. provideverb

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

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How to use provide in a sentence?

  1. Rear Admiral Ronald Boxall:

    Our role here is to hopefully provide deterrence to that sort of activity.

  2. Alex Strangelove:

    Our whole goal is to provide films that we think people will enjoy watching, we want [ the films ] to be satisfying, we want them to sometimes be challenging too, but we do want them to be enjoyable.

  3. Traci Minamide:

    One of our major focuses is on recycled water and, in fact, this is a goal that the city of Los Angeles has, to recycle 100 % of all wastewater, that will help us provide a local source of water that's sustainable and consistent.

  4. Kurt Schmoke:

    You can't stop that, there are some things you can control. You can provide tax incentives. But if a corporation is talking about moving out of the country for federal tax purposes, a local mayor can't stop that.

  5. Jardayna Werlin:

    They get wrapped into the cost to the consumer anyway. [...] Having that fee in place is crucial and allows the business owners to recoup if they do have increased costs for having to provide paper bags.


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