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proverb a short, often-used saying that expresses something wise or true.
provide to give what is needed; supply. [4 definitions]
provided on the condition that; only if.
Providence the capital of Rhode Island.
province one of the divisions of some countries, each with its own government. [3 definitions]
provincial of or having to do with a province.
provision the act of giving something needed; providing. [4 definitions]
provoke to make angry, annoyed, or emotional; bring to action. [3 definitions]
prow the front, pointed part of a ship or boat; bow.
prowl to move around slowly and secretly, like an animal looking for prey. [3 definitions]
prudence good judgment and caution; sensibleness.
prudent showing good judgment and caution; sensible.
prune1 a plum that has been dried.
prune2 to cut off or remove branches, twigs, or other parts from; trim.
pry1 to be too curious about another person's private life. [2 definitions]
pry2 to move, lift, or open with something that acts as a lever. [2 definitions]
P.S. written to introduce a note added to a letter that is below the writer's signature. P.S. is an abbreviation for postscript.
psalm a sacred or holy song or poem; hymn.
psychiatrist a medical doctor who treats people with mental and emotional illnesses.
psychiatry the branch of medicine that deals with mental and emotional illness.
psychological of or having to do with psychology. [2 definitions]