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prudence

pru·dence

prudence

 
pronunciation:
pru dns
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: wisdom and caution in practical matters; sensibleness.
synonyms:
discretion, judiciousness, policy
antonyms:
folly, imprudence
similar words:
care, caution, circumspection, common sense, economy, husbandry, sensibleness, tact, thrift, wisdom
definition 2: care or wisdom in planning for the future; providence.
synonyms:
foresight, forethought, providence
antonyms:
extravagance, improvidence, imprudence
similar words:
calculation, care, caution, circumspection, discretion, economy, moderation, thrift, wisdom
definition 3: keen awareness of the probable consequences of one's actions.
synonyms:
circumspection, discretion, policy
antonyms:
imprudence, recklessness
similar words:
calculation, care, caution, judiciousness, sensibleness, tact, wisdom
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