un·​provided | \ "+\

Definition of unprovided

1 : not provided : lacking supplies, equipment, or funds left his family unprovided for
2 : not warned or made ready : unprepared
3 : not provided for : unexpected

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Other Words from unprovided

unprovidedness noun, plural -es

First Known Use of unprovided

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unprovided

un- entry 1 + provided, adjective

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