What does Provider mean?

Definitions for Provider
prəˈvaɪ dərProvider

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supplier, providernoun

    someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity

  2. providernoun

    someone who provides the means for subsistence


  1. providernoun

    One who, or that which, provides a service, commodity, or the means for subsistence.

    Etymology: to provide + -er

Webster Dictionary

  1. Providernoun

    one who provides, furnishes, or supplies; one who procures what is wanted

Editors Contribution

  1. provider

    A social enterprise or organization that provides.

    The mobile network provider is efficient and effective.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Provider' in Nouns Frequency: #2749

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Provider in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Provider in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Provider in a Sentence

  1. Ron Chapman:

    If you have symptoms, and believe you may have been exposed, please contact your health care provider.

  2. Torri Metz:

    It was hard to hear that, being a health care provider.

  3. John Gore:

    I do not think we need to tell men `if you don’t use it, you lose it,’ if lower ejaculation frequency prompts a man to schedule a visit with a primary care provider or specialist, and that visit serves to examine and promote preventive care and wellness, then that would be a successful application of the results of this study.

  4. Jeffrey Hons:

    We have those people calling saying things like,' oh but can't you slip me in' because they're wanting to find the provider who actually isn't following the law.

  5. Gretchen Jacobson:

    You can do it only if you are receiving ongoing care from a provider that is terminated, otherwise you need to wait until the next open enrollment period.

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    • A. urban
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