Definition of prudent in English:

prudent

Syllabification: pru·dent
Pronunciation: /ˈpro͞odnt
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

prudently

adverb
More example sentences
  • That means I have to work cautiously, meticulously, prudently, slowly, to make it look easy and quick.
  • I think we really have to do our homework and proceed cautiously and prudently.
  • Future business plans must be prudently guarded or they can be sabotaged.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin prudent-, contraction of provident- 'foreseeing, attending to' (see provident).

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