• verb: to make (something) available
  • verb: to take precautionary measures
  • synonyms: supply, afford, contribute


  • We should store extra supplies now to 'provide against' a possible scarcity in the coming months.

  • The Web site 'provides' users 'with' information about local activities.

  • The goal is to 'provide' health care to/for as many people as possible.

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  • (..) Know what a preamble is? "We the people of the United States, "in order to form a more perfect union, "establish justice, "ensure domestic tranquility, "provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare..." How many county judges in Alabama? Sixty-seven. Name them. Aren't we done? (..)
    2014 Selma