What does Provisions mean?

Definitions for Provisions

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commissariat, provisions, provender, viands, victuals(noun)

    a stock or supply of foods

Editors Contribution

  1. provisions

    Plural noun of provision.

    The family picked up some provisions on route to the caravan for the weekend.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Provisions' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2430

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Provisions' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4762


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Provisions in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Provisions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Navajo Nation:

    Public sentiment was for stronger sentencing provisions.

  2. Fred Wertheimer:

    These provisions have never been considered by the House or Senate, and were never even publicly mentioned before today.

  3. John Boehner:

    Understand all these provisions in the bill were worked out in a bi-partisan, bi-cameral fashion or they wouldn't be in the bill.

  4. White House:

    The main purpose of (the bill) is to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program; this bill should not be used as a vehicle to add entirely unrelated financial regulatory provisions.

  5. Buddy Clark:

    Going forward, we’re seeing banks requiring borrowers to agree to new anti-hoarding provisions, which prevent borrowers from drawing down the full amount of availability under their loans and sitting on the cash, anti-hoarding provisions permit borrowers to draw what they need to use for operations but not to build a war chest for a company readying itself for bankruptcy.

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