Her prudence with finances has been a major factor in the success of her small business.
An example of prudence is checking your bank account before you spend money.
- the quality or fact of being prudent
- careful management; economy
Origin of prudenceMiddle English from Middle French from Classical Latin prudentia from prudens: see prudent
Origin of PrudenceLL, feminine of Prudentius from Classical Latin prudentia: see prudence
From Old French prudence.
- A female given name, one of the Puritan virtue names.