Definition of provided in English:


Syllabification: pro·vid·ed
Pronunciation: /prəˈvīdid


  • On the condition or understanding that: cutting corners was acceptable, provided that you could get away with it
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    • Chandu may be put back with his mother in a couple of days, provided his condition continues to be stable.
    • Namibia will be allowed to sell 10 tonnes, provided it meets the conditions set by Cites.
    • Chemistry can become your best friend, provided you get the right guidance.
    if, on condition that, providing (that), provided that, presuming (that), assuming (that), on the assumption that, as long as, given (that), with the provision/proviso that, with/on the understanding that, contingent on

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