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Engelsk verb: provide

1. provide (om forhold) give something useful or necessary to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe provided the room with an electrical heater.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)furnish, render, supply

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody with something.
Somebody ----s something with something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgive

Mere spesifikke uttrykkafford, air-condition, air-cool, alphabetize, arm, articulate, bed, berth, bewhisker, border, bottom, brattice, bush, buy in, calk, canal, canalise, canalize, capitalise, capitalize, caption, causeway, charge, cleat, cloy, coal, computerise, computerize, constitutionalize, copper-bottom, corbel, cornice, costume, crenel, crenelate, crenellate, curtain, dado, date, edge, equip, extend, feed, fire, fit, fit out, flood, fret, fuel, fuel, fund, furnish, gate, give, glass, glaze, glut, grate, hat, headline, headquarter, heat, hobnail, hydrate, index, innervate, interleave, joint, kern, key, leverage, machicolate, match, offer, offer, outfit, oversupply, partner, patch, pour, provision, pump, purvey, rafter, rail, railroad, ramp, reflectorise, reflectorize, retrofit, rim, sanitate, scant, seat, seat, shelter, signalise, signalize, skimp, slat, step, stint, stock, stock, stock, stock, stock up, subtitle, surfeit, tap, terrace, terrasse, theme, ticket, toggle, tool, top, top out, transistorise, transistorize, tube, uniform, upholster, victual, water, wharf, whisker, wive, yield

2. provide (om forbruk, inntak eller anvendelse) give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe hostess provided lunch for all the guests.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey provide the food to the people, They provide the people the food

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cater, ply, supply

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody with something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgive

Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccommodate, board, cater, dish, dish out, dish up, drench, feed, feed, feed, fill, fix up, fulfil, fulfill, give, gratify, gutter, help, horse, indulge, meet, nourish, nurture, pander, pander, pimp, power, procure, regale, satisfy, serve, serve, serve up, shower, staff, sustain, treat, underlay

3. provide (om kommunikasjon) determine (what is to happen in certain contingencies), especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe will provides that each child should receive half of the money.
The Constitution provides for the right to free speech.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE.
It ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcondition, qualify, specify, stipulate

4. provide (om adferd) mount or put up

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPut up a good fight.
Offer resistance.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)offer, put up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkengage, wage

5. provide (om tilstand) make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis leaves no room for improvement.
The evidence allows only one conclusion.
Allow for mistakes.
Leave lots of time for the trip.
This procedure provides for lots of leeway.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)allow, allow for, leave

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkafford, give, yield

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningadmit, allow

6. provide (om forhold) supply means of subsistence; earn a living

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe provides for his large family by working three jobs.
Women nowadays not only take care of the household but also bring home the bacon.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bring home the bacon

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksupport

7. provide (om endring) take measures in preparation for

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProvide for the proper care of the passengers on the cruise ship.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfix, gear up, prepare, ready, set, set up

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