Felix's mother told him that he could go over to his friend's house this afternoon provided that he finishes his homework.
- Provided means if something happens.
An example of the use of provided as a conjunction is in the sentence, "You can go outside and play, provided you finish your homework on time," which means "You can go outside and play, if you finish your homework on time."
- Provided is defined as to have given something or help in the past.
An example of provided is to have stocked up an empty soup kitchen yesterday.
(also provided that)
- Only if (the stipulation that follows is true).
- You can go to the party provided you finish all your homework first.
- Simple past tense and past participle of provide.
- The drive home provided opportunity to think.
- All it takes is the resolve to stop - provided you actually want to stop.
- She had provided all the information he needed through Connie.
- Organized tours provided sag wagons—vehicles to haul luggage from one overnight stop to another—but Dean preferred carrying his own gear rather than taking time to sift through a thousand sets of belongings nightly.
- A pot-bellied stove in the middle of the main room provided the main heat in the two-bedroom room cottage.