provide for

provide for
phr verb
Provide for is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑constitution, ↑statute, ↑treaty
Provide for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑establishment, ↑expansion, ↑need, ↑retirement

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  • provide for — (someone) to give someone the things they need to live. Former prisoners must learn to provide for themselves once they get out of jail. She s struggling to provide for her family and pay her bills …   New idioms dictionary

  • provide for — index bear (support), capitalize (provide capital), expect (anticipate), fund, maintain ( …   Law dictionary

  • provide for — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms provide for : present tense I/you/we/they provide for he/she/it provides for present participle providing for past tense provided for past participle provided for 1) provide for someone to look after someone… …   English dictionary

  • provide for — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you provide for someone, you support them financially and make sure that they have the things that they need. [V P n] Elaine wouldn t let him provide for her... [V P n] Her father always ensured she was well provided for. 2)… …   English dictionary

  • provide for sb — UK US provide for sb Phrasal Verb with provide({{}}/prəʊˈvaɪd/ US  /prəˈvaɪd/ verb [T] ► to look after people who depend on you, for example by giving them food, clothes, or money: »More and more people are battling with the rising costs of… …   Financial and business terms

  • provide for — Synonyms and related words: accommodate, accommodate with, admit, admit exceptions, afford, allow, allow for, angel, arrange for, attend to, baby sit, back, bankroll, capitalize, care for, chaperon, cherish, clear the decks, clothe, concede,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • provide for — I (Roget s IV) , v. Syn. make provision, make ready, prepare for, arrange, care for, support, plan ahead; see also prepare 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb To supply with the necessities of life: keep, maintain, support. Idiom: take care of.… …   English dictionary for students

  • provide for — make adequate preparation or arrangements for. → provide …   English new terms dictionary

  • provide for — Syn: feed, nurture, nourish, support, maintain, keep, sustain …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • provide for — …   Useful english dictionary

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