Definitions for

Overview of noun prudence

The noun prudence has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) prudence

(discretion in practical affairs)

2. discretion, discreetness, circumspection, prudence

(knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; "the servants showed great tact and discretion") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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