|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers|
|Division (I) Individual Volition|
| Section II. Prospective Volition|
| 2. Subservience to Ends|
| 1. Actual Subservience|
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|NOUN:||PROVISION, supply; grist, - to the mill; subvention (aid) [See Aid]; resources (means) [See Means]; groceries, grocery.|
providing &c. v.; purveyance; reënforcement; commissariat.
PROVENDER (food) [See Food]; ensilage; viaticum; ration; emergency -, iron- ration.
CATERER, purveyor, provider, commissary, quartermaster, steward, purser, housekeeper, manciple, feeder, batman, victualer or victualler, comprador or compradore [China]; innkeeper, landlord, innholder; mine host, khansamah [India], restaurateur [F.]; grocer, green grocer, huckster, fishmonger, provision merchant; sutler (merchant) [See Merchant].
PROVISION SHOP, provision store, meat shop, fish store; market, public market; grocery [U. S.], - shop, - store.
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|VERB:||PROVIDE; make -provision, - due provision for; lay in, - a stock, - a store.|
SUPPLY, suppeditate [obs.]; furnish; find, find one in; arm.
cater, victual, provision, purvey, forage; beat up for; stock, - with; make good, replenish; fill, - up; recruit, feed.
STORE, have in -store, - reserve; keep, keep by one; have to fall back upon; store [See Store]; provide against a rainy day (economy) [See Economy]; conserve, keep, preserve, lay by, gather into barns.
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|QUOTATION:||Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years.Bible|