verb (used with object), pro·vid·ed, pro·vid·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·vid·ed, pro·vid·ing.
Origin of provide
Synonyms for provide
Related Words for providegive, contribute, administer, bring, equip, prepare, grant, transfer, add, lend, afford, serve, produce, cater, present, arrange, yield, keep, maintain, implement
Examples from the Web for provide
Contemporary Examples of provide
Who do you turn to now when you have a decision to make, when you have one less person to provide validation or advice?Everyone at This Dinner Party Has Lost Someone
January 6, 2015
Like any service for hire, it is extremely important for the traffickers to provide a reputable service, criminal as it is.Ghost Ships of the Mediterranean
Barbie Latza Nadeau
January 6, 2015
Specifically, the pilots got themselves into a high altitude stall, where the wings lose the capacity to provide lift.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?
January 4, 2015
Can we provide better services to millions more Americans while actually saving billions of dollars?Can the U.S. Government Go Moneyball?
Peter Orszag, Jim Nussle
December 23, 2014
These photographers are respected, indeed, but that is not in and of itself enough to provide insight about the city.A History of Paris in 150 Photographs
December 14, 2014
Historical Examples of provide
If she would go with him, he held such a position that he could provide for her honourably.The Armourer's Prentices
Charlotte M. Yonge
"De Lawd will provide" was her motto, and He never failed her.Harriet, The Moses of Her People
Sarah H. Bradford
Solomon, the Wise, decided to provide them with a magnificent home.Ancient Man
Hendrik Willem van Loon
It is the crisis which makes the pressure, and not the laws which provide a remedy for it.
It alone has the power to provide revenues for the Government.