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noun as in divine government

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noun as in thrift

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So when Providence scored the first 10 points, it wasn’t much of a shock.

Georgetown will now have at least a full week in between games if it’s able to play at Providence on Saturday.

In nearby Providence, another 600-bed field hospital in the city’s convention center is accepting patients.

Among the cities currently considering some form of rent control are Chicago, Philadelphia, Providence, and Orlando.

So that company goes from 100 employees in Providence, Rhode Island, to zero employees.

“Basically, I was contacted and asked if an appeal could be opened on my behalf,” she told me from her home in Providence.

Buddy Cianci knows the soul of Providence—and voters apparently know the ex-mayor a little too well to forgive and forget.

That crazy image stayed in my mind all the way up from Washington on a train, which I fell out of in Providence, R.I.

The ex-convict mayor of Providence, Rhode Island is coming back for more.

How do you frame this guy as the mayor of a 21st-century Providence?

Providence, interposing, made him a painter, and the gaiety of nations has been increased by the possession of some storks.

Divine Providence is about to place independence within our reach, in a manner most acceptable to a free and independent people.

"The feelin' you 'ave in your 'eart for a father, wot's planted there by Providence," explained Jane.

This would be an awful blow to us out here, would be a sign that Providence had some grudge against the Dardanelles.

Think of the immeasurable wealth of a Providence who could create such a wonder for just two insignificant human beings.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to providence, such as: deity, god, and divine superintendence.

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