GRE Word List

PROVIDENT

providing for future needs; displaying foresight; thrifty; preparing for emergencies; OP. improvident

The meaning of the word provident is providing for future needs; displaying foresight; thrifty; preparing for emergencies; OP. improvident.

Random words

WordMeaning
amiableagreeable; lovable; warmly friendly
escapadeprank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
queueline (of waiting people or vehicles)
onomatopoeiawords formed in imitation of natural sounds
fritterwaste (time or money on unimportant things)
uproariousmarked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny
surfeitsatiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
blareloud or harsh roar or screech; dazzling blaze of light
wretchmiserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
skiffsmall light sailboat or rowboat