Definition of providing in English:

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providing

Pronunciation: /prəˈvʌɪdɪŋ/

conjunction

On the condition or understanding that: we have the team which can win the league, providing we avoid bad injuries
More example sentences
  • Those working in these sectors can work all through the night, providing certain conditions are met.
  • Please understand, I have nothing against these vehicles, providing they are used in the proper manner.
  • I see a job change in seven months, providing you look around to find the right one.
Synonyms
if, on condition that, provided (that), providing that, presuming (that), assuming (that), on the assumption that, as long as, given (that), with the provision/proviso that, with/on the understanding that, if and only if, contingent on, in the event that, allowing that
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