- improve on,
Origin of improvident
Examples from the Web for improvident
Government nurtured these behemoths by weaving an improvident safety net, and by practicing crony capitalism.
The old elite worried that the masses were too improvident and seditious.
Fear has also postponed marriage, except in the improvident.Glimpses into the Abyss|Mary Higgs
He does not intend to spend many years in mining, or if he does, he has become thriftless and improvident.Hittel on Gold Mines and Mining|John S. Hittell
Nor is this improvident attitude confined to the young, to the professional and the other non-business classes.Creating Capital|Frederick L. Lipman
He was a singular character, as improvident as Lorado but in a far different way.A Daughter of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland
Of course, we are not so improvident as to act now on the hypothesis of successful negotiations between us.Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden, v. 1|Samuel J. Tilden