Synonyms for provident

Synonyms for (adjective) provident

Synonyms: provident

Definition: providing carefully for the future

Usage: wild squirrels are provident; a provident father plans for his children's education

Similar words: thrifty, careful

Definition: mindful of the future in spending money

Usage: careful with money


Similar words: prospicient, long, longsighted, farseeing, farsighted, foresighted, foresightful

Definition: planning prudently for the future

Usage: large goals that required farsighted policies; took a long view of the geopolitical issues


Similar words: forehanded

Definition: having provided for the future


Similar words: forethoughtful

Definition: thoughtful of the future

Usage: careful forethoughtful planning


Synonyms: provident

Definition: careful in regard to your own interests

Usage: the prudent use and development of resources; wild squirrels are provident

Similar words: prudent

Definition: careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment

Usage: a prudent manager; prudent rulers; prudent hesitation; more prudent to hide than to fight