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1. provision

noun. ['prəˈvɪʒən'] a stipulated condition.

Synonyms

  • condition
  • stipulation
  • precondition

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive
  • active
  • parent

Etymology

  • provision (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Provision

  • multivision
  • circumcision
  • univision
  • supervision
  • misprision
  • indecision
  • precision
  • xyvision
  • revision
  • rescission
  • recision
  • incision
  • excision
  • envision
  • divison
  • division
  • decision
  • collision
  • parisian
  • derision

Example sentences of the word provision


1. Noun, singular or mass
While dealerships are not required to grant you this provision, some do in effort to further customer relations.

Quotes containing the word provision


1. Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.
- Aristotle

2. But it is a blessed provision of nature that at times like these, as soon as a man's mercury has got down to a certain point there comes a revulsion, and he rallies. Hope springs up, and cheerfulness along with it, and then he is in good shape to do something for himself, if anything can be done.
- Mark Twain, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

3. By recalling God’s past provision, we can reassure ourselves that what He has done in the past, He will do again in the future.
- Suzanne Elizabeth Anderson, Waiting with God

2. provision

noun. ['prəˈvɪʒən'] the activity of supplying or providing something.

Synonyms

  • logistics
  • fueling
  • alimentation
  • feeding
  • care delivery
  • refueling
  • issue
  • stocking
  • supplying
  • healthcare delivery
  • health care delivery
  • irrigation
  • purveyance
  • issuance
  • supply
  • subvention
  • issuing

Antonyms

  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation

Etymology

  • provision (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. provision

noun. ['prəˈvɪʒən'] the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening.

Synonyms

  • preparation
  • calculation
  • planning
  • thought
  • malice aforethought
  • arrangement
  • forethought
  • applecart
  • mens rea
  • premeditation
  • thinking
  • thought process
  • mentation
  • deliberation
  • cerebration
  • agreement

Antonyms

  • source
  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis
  • dormant

Etymology

  • provision (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. provision

verb. ['prəˈvɪʒən'] supply with provisions.

Synonyms

  • purvey
  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • kern
  • take
  • demand
  • divergent thinking

Etymology

  • provision (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. provision

noun. ['prəˈvɪʒən'] a store or supply of something (especially of food or clothing or arms).

Synonyms

  • stock
  • fund

Antonyms

  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

Etymology

  • provision (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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