• Provident Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Foreseeing wants and making provision to supply them; prudent in preparing for future exigencies; cautious; economical; -- sometimes followed by of; as, aprovident man; an animal provident of the future.
• Providential Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Effected by, or referable to, divine direction or superintendence; as, the providential contrivance of thing; a providential escape.