Examples of providence in a Sentence
practicing its customary providence, the snowbound family was able to make the meager stores last until help arrived
had the providence to lay in supplies before the storm hit
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More: Southern Indiana high school football preview capsules Southern Indiana high school soccer prev: Providence tops Class 1A PROVIDENCELast year: 12-5-2 (lost to Heritage Hills 2-1 in finals of Class 1A Sectional 46).
Alcanar is a city in the providence of Taragonna, part of Catalunya.
By Jennifer R. Statham The existence of Angel's Island Coffee, located on South Memorial Parkway in Huntsville, could be described as providence.
The almost unbelievable timing of their deaths resounded as an exclamation mark on the Revolutionary period, hailed by Daniel Webster and others as evidence of divine providence at the root of the nation.
Because Hoover died before the Watergate break-in, providence called a halt to the escalation of tension between him and the president.
Providence 9, Trinity 3: Shannon Smith had three runs and three RBIs for Providence (19-8) in the GCAC Red quarterfinals.
Providence 9, Mount Carmel 0: Ethan Petric and Caden Boggetto combined on a four-hitter for Providence (15-12, 10-7 Catholic Blue).
See More Providence can secure a second-place league finish with a victory against Oakwood on Wednesday in its regular-season finale.
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Origin and Etymology of providence
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsfrugality, husbandry, parsimony, penny-pinching, economy, scrimping, skimping, thrift
Related Wordsconservation, saving; miserliness, niggardliness, stinginess; belt-tightening, retrenchment; discretion, forehandedness, prudence; austerity, moderation, restraint, temperance
Near Antonymsextravagance, improvidence, lavishness, prodigality, squandering
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