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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: providence (0.01341 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to providence.
English → English (WordNet) Definition: Providence Providence n 1: the capital and largest city of Rhode Island; located in northeastern Rhode Island on Narragansett Bay; site of Brown University [syn: capital of Rhode Island] 2: the guardianship and control exercised by a deity; “divine providence” 3: a manifestation of God's foresightful care for His creatures 4: the prudence and care exercised by someone in the management of resources [ant: improvidence]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Providence Providence \Prov"i*dence\, n. [L. providentia: cf. F. providence. See Provident, and cf. Prudence.] 1. The act of providing or preparing for future use or application; a making ready; preparation. [1913 Webster] Providence for war is the best prevention of it. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. Foresight; care; especially, the foresight and care which God manifests for his creatures; hence, God himself, regarded as exercising a constant wise prescience. [1913 Webster] The world was all before them, where to choose Their place of rest, and Providence their guide. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. (Theol.) A manifestation of the care and superintendence which God exercises over his creatures; an event ordained by divine direction. [1913 Webster] He that hath a numerous family, and many to provide for, needs a greater providence of God. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] 4. Prudence in the management of one's concerns; economy; frugality. [1913 Webster] It is a high point of providence in a prince to cast an eye rather upon actions than persons. --Quarles. [1913 Webster]

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