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PROVIDENTIALLY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does providentially mean? 

PROVIDENTIALLY (adverb)
  The adverb PROVIDENTIALLY has 3 senses:

1. in a fortunately providential manner
2. in a providential manner; as determined by providence
3. in a prudent manner

  Familiarity information: PROVIDENTIALLY used as an adverb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


PROVIDENTIALLY (adverb)


Sense 1providentially [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

In a fortunately providential manner

Context example:

providentially the weather remained good

Pertainym:

providential (peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention)


Sense 2providentially [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

In a providential manner; as determined by providence

Context example:

his providentially destined role

Pertainym:

providential (relating to or characteristic of providence)


Sense 3providentially [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

In a prudent manner

Synonyms:

prudently; providentially

Context example:

I had allotted my own bedroom for necking, prudently removing both the bed and the key, and taken both myself and my typewriter into my son's bedroom.


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