An example of provision is food you take with you on a hike.
An example of provision is when legal aid provides legal advice.
The constitutional provision concerned with due process.
A bank must provision against losses from bad loans.
An arrest shall be made in accordance with the provisions of this Act.
We must make provisions for riding out the storm.
We increased our provision for bad debts on credit sales going into the recession.
Origin of provision
- Middle English from Old French forethought from Latin prōvīsiō prōvīsiōn- from prōvīsus past participle of prōvidēre to foresee, provide for provide
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition