Translation of providential in Spanish:

providential

Pronunciation: /ˌprɑːvəˈdentʃəl; ˌprɒvɪˈdenʃəl/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [formal] providencial
    More example sentences
    • Buena Vista Social Club's nomination last year was welcomed as a sign of providential change in the academy.
    • James was portrayed as a victim of the affair, and attempts were made to turn the scandal to his advantage by presenting images of the plot's providential discovery and James's personal involvement as the avenger of Overbury's murder.
    • A high-voltage wire snapped and fell on the busy road on Monday afternoon, and pedestrians and motorists had a providential escape.

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