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provident
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
providing carefully for the future — often by saving money
  • You are a provident person, I see.
    Chapters 33-34 (58% in)
  • Besides, the provident law has deprived you of the power to disinherit me, at least entirely, as it has also of the power to compel me to marry Monsieur This or Monsieur That.
    Chapters 95-96 (19% in)
  • [*] Now, in passing through this room, Andrea proved himself not only to be clever and intelligent, but also provident, for he helped himself to the most valuable of the ornaments before him.
    Chapters 97-98 (36% in)

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